Characteristics: Shrub 1.5 m spread 1.5 m
Seeds per packet: 150
Native to Western Australia this impressive looking shrub produces a mass display of bright purplish mauve flowers occurring on globular heads 1 cm in spring. Leaves are narrowly elliptical 6 mm long. A very successful and highly adaptable shrub.
Prefers a light to medium well-drained soil in a protected shaded position, frost resistant but drought tender.