Plants by mail order since 1984, over 4100 plants online today!
- Go Shopping
- Browse our plants A-Z
- Rare Plant List
- Flowering & Top Sellers October 2017
- October Sale
- Shop by category
- Full category list
- Chelsea Flower Show 2016 - Best Selling Plants
- Christmas Gift Ideas
- Autumn Colour
- Gift Ideas
- Design your own garden
- Chelsea Flower Show 2017
- Plants for specific locations
- Burncoose Specialities
- Plants for specific types of garden
- Plants with particular characteristics
- Plants by colour
- Shop by plant type
- Flowering by Month
- New plants in 2017
- Garden Essentials
- Burncoose Website Gift Vouchers
- National Garden Tokens
- Customer Services and Information
- News and Events
- Help and Advice
- Catalogue Request
- Professional Gardeners
- About Us
- Log In / Register
History: Home >
Deep cerise pink flowers in profusion. A most attractive greenhouse or conservatory plant
- Design your own garden: The conservatory or greenhouse garden
- Greenhouse and Conservatory – Plants suitable only for the Greenhouse or Conservatory: Shrubs / Bulbs
- Plants by colour: Pink
- Plants for specific types of garden: Scented Plants
- Plants beginning with 'B'
- Search Caerhays Garden Diary for more info & pictures
Pests & Diseases - red spider mites under glass.
Place of Origin - Australia.
Tender - cool or frost free greenhouse - Tolerant of low temperatures, but not surviving being frozen. Except in frost-free inner-city areas or coastal extremities requires glasshouse conditions. Plant can withstand temperatures down to 1°C (34°F)
Height - 1.8m(6ft)
Spread - 1.2m (4ft)
Evergreen - narrow, lance-shaped, aromatic, bright-green leaves.
Medium Shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - attractive bell-shaped, sweetly scented flowers.
Greenhouse or Conservatory - Not the sort of plants to be grown outside where there are likely to be frosts. These plants need to be grown in a conservatory or cool greenhouse or at least brought inside for the winter - lime-free ericaceous potting, full light, shade from hot sun.
Fertile moist well-drained soil
Neutral to acid soil
Boronia - Growing Guide
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Max/Min Digital Thermometer
Thermometer which displays current temperature in the centre, with Max above and min below. Suitable for use outdoors or in the greenhouse / conservatory. With batteries included