Small shrub from Mt Barney & Mt Lindesay. Thin wiry branches are slightly hairy. Whorled leaves. Attractive and prolific pink or purpleflowers with 4 to 10 petals in spring to autumn.
Part shade. Moist, well mulched. Attractive to bees and butterflies.
Bought Native plant fair: September 2016
Planted: October 2016. Didn’t survive – probably too dry.
Another one from Kumbartcho 5/3/21 tubestock
Planted against back fence beside Leptospermum polygalifolium – Wild May