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OLEARIA x oleifolia 'Waikariensis'

Commonly known as Daisy bush

Masses of white daisy flowers above olive-green leaves in summer
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Leaves to 7cm (2¾in) long, white beneath.
  • White
  • Height
    2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Erect, spreading shrub. Produces terminal umbel-like heads of flowers to 2cm (¾in) across
  • 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)
    Borderline
  • Full sun
    Shelter from cold, dry winds

OLEARIA x oleifolia 'Waikariensis'

 
Available again from summer 2022 - Could be any time, June through to end August. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
individually £14.50 each , 3+ £12.00 each 
Delivery Information Available again from summer 2022

 

  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Possibly O. avicenniifolia x O. odorata - a shrub for discussion, if only for the names. Good for coastal planting in milder areas
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    New Zealand (probably)
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape
    Star-shaped
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Australian / New Zealand
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate
    (see photos above)
  • 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
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Butterfly friendly
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2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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