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Petite Butterfly

Polygala fruticosa

SPECIES: No
INDIGENOUS: Yes

FLOWER/FOLIAGE COLOUR: Pink
FLOWERING TIME: Year round
SPECIAL FEATURES: Feeds Honeybees
SIZE: 100cm (height) x 100cm (width)
HEIGHT RANGE: 0.5m - 1m

DESCRIPTION

September Bush’ A tall fast growing shrub with masses of magenta-pink flowers throughout the year peaking in September. Excellent fast-growing screen or windbreak. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens.

USES

Container Gardening, Borders/Low Hedges

CONDITIONS

Light Frost tolerance once established, Coastal Conditions

SOIL TYPE

Sandy / Rocky Soil

CARE

Best grown in full sun and in free-draining soils. Water well to establish 1-2 years. Mulch to conserve soil moisture. Pick all flowers to maintain shape. In pots, water daily.

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