Pimelea White Solitaire

Category: Pimelea

Pimelea ferruginea

An uncommon, white-flowered form of rice flower. The spring flowering practically covers the compact shrub and contrasts well against mid-green foliage.  White Solitaire is a member of the Kings Park Series.

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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Brand , Kings Park Series
Tolerances Salt Tolerant (Coastal), Drought Tolerant, Light Frost Tolerant
Position Full Sun, Full Sun/Part Shade
Use Garden, Landscape, Native, Pots & Tubs, Shrub

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