Low Horizon™ Westringia
Westringia fruticosa 'WES06' PP #27,898
Full sun, Partial sun
Once established, water occasionally; more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||west-RING-ee-uh froo-tih-KOH-suh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 10 to 12 in. tall, 24 to 27 in. wide.|
|Garden Style||Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Growth Habit||Compact, Spreading|
|Landscape Use||Border, Erosion Control, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Coastal Exposure, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more often in extreme heat.|
Grows easily in average, sandy or well-drained clay soils. Water regularly during first growing season to develop root system. Highly drought tolerant when established. Use a coarse mulch to conserve moisture. Fertilize in spring, avoiding high phosphorus formulas. Requires no pruning, but tolerates shearing to maintain size and shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9 - 11