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OLEARIA nummularifolia

Commonly known as Daisy bush

A very hardy species with stiff branches and yellow-green leaves. The flowers are small but highly fragrant
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Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£15.00 each 

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2021
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre
  • Evergreen - very leathery leaves to 1cm (½in) long with the margins rolled back.
  • White
  • Height - 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - dense, rounded, slow-growing shrub. Flowers 2cm (¾in) across have cream or pale yellow centres are produced singly or in clusters of 2 or3 at the shoot tips.
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun - shelter from cold, dry winds.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases - trouble free.
  • Place of origin - New Zealand.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Leaf margin - Entire - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Obovate - see photos above
  • Orbicular
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Butterfly friendly
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2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
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