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albiflora

Coffee Bush (A Future Fynbos® selection)

SPECIES: Yes
INDIGENOUS: Yes

FLOWER/FOLIAGE COLOUR: Silver
FLOWERING TIME: Nov - Mar
SPECIAL FEATURES:
SIZE: 200cm (height) x 150cm (width)
HEIGHT RANGE: 1.5m - 2m

DESCRIPTION

Common name: Coffee Bush after it’s coffee scented flowers in summer. Forms a flat topped cluster of baubels. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens.

USES

Cut Flowers, Screening Plant

CONDITIONS

Light Frost tolerance once established, Coastal Conditions

SOIL TYPE

Sandy / Rocky Soil

CARE

Plant in well drained acidic soil. Water well to establish 1-2 years. Use a natural mulch low in phosphorus. Do not fertilize. Pick all flowers to maintain shape. In pots, water daily.

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