Olearia ramulosa var. ramulosa|Twiggy Daisy-bush

Cardinia indigenous plant guide

Open spindly shrub, young growth has white-cottony stems.
Size (W x H)
0.5-2m x1-1.5m
Narrow crowded dark green leaves, broader towards tip, 3-15mm x 0.8-1.7mm, downy white below, margins rolled under.
Masses of small daisy flowerheads to 25mm wide. 2-10 ray florets.
Flower colour
White with cream to yellow centres
Flower time
October to May
Growing conditions
Well drained soil in heathy open forest, often in gullies. Semi shade.
Commonly used for
Plant under existing trees. Pruning is beneficial to encourage bushiness.
Available at indigenous nursery
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Thank you to Shire of Yarra Ranges for assistance in compiling this directory