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Darwinia macrostegia

Classification

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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 3 ft (1 m)

Cultivation: Moist well-drained soil in a sheltered sunny position

Features: Narrow foliage; spectacular flowers winter?spring

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

Zones: 9-11

Description: A small upright shrub to around 3 ft (1 m) high with small, stem-clasping oblong leaves. It is prized for its outstanding display of large pendent bell-shaped flowers in winter and spring. These are up to 21?2 in (6 cm) long and have creamy white outer br

Growth Habit: Upright loose habit

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