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Genus of about 149 species of evergreen shrubs from Australia from sandy heaths and light woodland.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen - lance-shaped leaves, aromatic on some varieties.
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - 4-petalled cup- or bell-shaped, sometimes fragrant, flowers.
  • Partial shade
  • 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.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Neutral to acid soil
Boronia - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of BORONIA

BORONIA crenulata

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Commonly known as: Aniseed boronia.
Small aromatic leaves and pink flowers throughout the year, most profusely in late winter/spring
£17.00 each
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BORONIA heterophylla

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Deep cerise pink flowers in profusion. A most attractive greenhouse or conservatory plant
£17.00 each
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BORONIA heterophylla 'Ice Charlotte'

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Pure white pendulous flowers
£17.00 each
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