SHORE WESTRINGIA FACTS
Map is from The Atlas of Living Australia web site, licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
The Shore Westringia is a coastal shrub growing to 1.5 m tall. The leaves are in whorls around the stem, growing 8 mm to 27 mm long, and 1.5 mm to 2.5 mm wide. The plant flowers in winter, spring and summer between June and January. The flowers are white with the upper petal divided into two lobes.
coastal and near-coastal areas
The Shore Westringia is found around south and west coasts of Western Australia up to about Shark Bay.
Height (m): 1
Spread (m): 1
Soil Texture: sand, loam
Soil pH: acid soils, neutral soils, alkaliine soils
Frost Sensitivity: moderately sensitive
Minimum Rainfall (mm): 450
Flower Colour: white / pink
Flower Season: spring, summer
(source: SA State Flora Catalog)
|Common Name:||Shore Westringia|
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