Dillwynia glaberrima|Smooth or Heath Parrot-pea
Cardinia indigenous plant guide
- Size (W x H)
1-2m x 1-2m
Narrow, shiny leaves 3-30mm x 0.5mm, tip curved down. Upper surface of leaf grooved.
2-6-flowered clusters of pea flowers in upper axils and at the ends of branches, on long stalks.
- Flower colour
Yellow predominantly with a red centre
- Flower time
August to December
- Growing conditions
Dry well drained soils in eucalypt forests. Frost tolerant. Full sun, semi shade.
- Commonly used for
An attractive shrub with showy flowers, suitable to plant under established trees.
- Available at indigenous nursery
Thank you to Shire of Yarra Ranges for assistance in compiling this directory