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Deep cerise pink flowers in profusion. A most attractive greenhouse or conservatory plant
Evergreen - narrow, lance-shaped, aromatic, bright-green leaves.
Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - cerise pink
Height - 1.8m(6ft)
Spread - 1.2m (4ft)
Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - attractive bell-shaped, sweetly scented flowers.
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)
Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - red spider mites under glass.
Place of origin - Australia.
Garden Location/Conditions - Greenhouse / 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.
Hardiness - Half hardy (down to 0)
Is Scented Plant - Scented flowers
Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
Neutral to acid soil
Boronia - Growing Guide
Buy Varieties of BORONIA heterophylla
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