Dreamtime™

  • Australian native
  • Fast growing
  • Low water use

Botanical name

Xerochrysum bracteata

Flowering

Petals are pure white in colour, with the centre of the flower becoming golden yellow at maturity. Flowering occurs from spring to autumn.

Habit

Will grow quickly to 30cm high x 30cm wide.

Use

Excellent border plant for front of garden. Good for patio pots and baskets as well.

Position

For best results plant in a warm, sunny position. Will tolerate light frosts.

Care

For growing in pots, use a good quality, well drained potting mix, for native plants. Allow potting mix to dry out briefly in between waterings. Prune plants when necessary to maintain shape and encourage new flowers.