Tetratheca Fairy Bells

Height 40cm
Spread 40cm
Full sun
Full sun/Part Shade
Dry Tolerant
Frost Hardy
Botanical Name: Tetratheca thymifolia Fairy Bells

Variety Profile

Native to Australia this is a small, evergreen plant with a cottage garden quality.  Compact, lightly suckering and everflowering shrub producing masses of delicate mauve-pink pendent bell flowers.  The flowers also last well in a posy.

Cultural Care

Grows easily in dry to moist open loamy soils that are well draining. This variety is also frost hardy and drought tolerant once established. Responds well to a light prune after main flowering flush (not during extended periods of heat).

Plant Uses

Suitable for garden beds as well as container planting. Native, cottage or wildflower style gardens.

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