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Darwinia fascicularis

Classification

Order: Fabales
   Family: Fabaceae
            Genus: Darwinia
                        Specie: Darwinia fascicularis

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 3 ft (1 m)

Cultivation: Moist well-drained soil in part-shade

Features: Green needle-like leaves on ends of branches; unusual white flowers winter?spring

Uses: Foliage contrast Flower contrast Bird-attracting plant Containers Ground cover Winter color

Zones: 9-11

Description: Growing to around 3 ft (1 m) high with a similar spread, this small aromatic shrub has light green needle-like leaves crowded at the ends of branches. It bears pincushion-like heads of small, creamy white, tubular flowers with very long protruding styles.

Growth Habit: Compact rounded habit

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