Pimelea Blush Solitaire

Category: Pimelea

Discontinued

Pimelea ferruginea

Features clusters of flowers in beautiful pastel pink tones. Blush Solitaire is the latest member of the Kings Park Series. An attractive compact shrub with cute leaves appearing all along the stems and producing a beautiful burst of spring flowers.

Height to 50cm

Width to 60cm

Planting
Will perform best in free-draining soil in a full or part-sun location however this plant is tolerant of a range of poorer quality, but, still, free-draining soils. Will grow in a wide range of climates from cool to temperate but won’t enjoy sub-tropical locations. Mulching is recommended.

Watering
Will do best in moist soil however will normally perform quite well on natural rainfall without much supplementary watering.Water in extended dry periods.

Fertiliser
Feed with a controlled release native fertiliser in spring or any nutrients that are low in phosphorus.

Pruning
This is a plant that you will rarely need to touch but you may want to trim back just below the old flowers.

Pests and Diseases
No major issues here but always talk to your specialist plant retailer if you suspect there is a problem inhibiting healthy growth and flowering response.

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Tolerances Salt Tolerant (Coastal), Drought Tolerant, Light Frost Tolerant
Position Full Sun, Full Sun/Part Shade
Use Garden, Landscape, Native, Pots & Tubs, Shrub
PBR Information This variety may be registerable under the PBR Act, 1994. Growers should determine it's PBR status prior to propagation or undertaking other commercial activities.

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