Westringia fruticosa 'WES05'
Full sun, Partial sun
Once established, water occasionally; more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||west-RING-ee-uh froo-tih-KOH-suh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 1-2 ft. tall, 4-6 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Winter to late spring; year-round in coastal climates.|
|Flower Attribute||Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Erosion Control, Hedge, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|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 little pruning, but tolerates shearing to maintain size and shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 9 - 10