Description

The Bursaria spinose produce small white flowers, that are sweetly perfumed through Summer, making this shrub a lovely feature plant. Its hardiness makes it a good choice for garden and landscape use. Low maintaining and fast-growing and also attracts wildlife. Native to the East Coast, the form in the wild varies depending on habitat – ranging from a large shrub to a small tree.

Common Name/s :  Sweet Bursaria

Family : Pittosporaceae

Origin : Australia, Native to the east coast

Habit : Dense foliage, spreading

Height : Up to 1.5 – 4.0m in height

Width : Up to 1.5 – 3.0m in width

Growth Rate : Fast Growing

Foliage : The leaves are elongated oval shape 20 – 45mm long and up to 12mm wide, green above and a hairy at the bottom

Flowers : Yes

Flower Description : It is dense branching clusters of flowers and in Summer blooms an abundance of small white flowers that are sweetly perfumed during this time.

Flowers colours : White and Cream

Fruit : Not known to have any fruits, however seeds will produced

Position : Suitable in a sunny to light shaded positions; they resist light and occasional frosts.

Common Pest And Diseases : Some minor limitations to cultivating this plant are the possibility of scale insect infestation and that the species has the potential to become invasive in moist areas

Soil Type : Suitable in dry and well drained soils. Water regularly, wait until the soils is dry to water again until well established

Care And Maintenance : It doesn’t require much care of maintenance, it is hardy and easy to grow.

Available Pot Size/s : 50mm

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