Pimelea nivea
BUSHMAN'S BOOTLACE, RICE FLOWER
Thymelaeaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 8-9b

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: heavy frost
1.5m
Plant habit
 
1.2m

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Pimelea nivea
BUSHMAN'S BOOTLACE, RICE FLOWER
Thymelaeaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 8-9b

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: heavy frost
1.5m
Plant habit
 
1.2m

FEATURES

Flowers: moderately fragrant flowers in white & pink

Flowering Time: early spring to early summer

Leaves: dark green; white hairy underneath; crossed leaf arrangement


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits bush, coastal, cottage, mediterranean & oriental designs

Uses: border, informal hedge

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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