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Boronia 'Purple Jared' is a dense small shrub. It has deep purple flowers in spring, and is a hybrid of the popular Brown Boronia (B. megastigma). Outstanding cut flower with delightful perfume. Likes a well drained soil in a partly shaded spot. Prune lightly straight after flowering to encourage dense growth. Fertilise with a low phosphorus native plant food in spring. Performs really well in a large container.
Flower colour: purple
Flowering season: spring
The flowers have a delightful perfume
Maximum height: 1 metres
Minimum height: 1 metres
Maximum width: 0.5 metres
Minimum width: 0.5 metres
Will tolerate partial sunlight.
The frost tolerance of this plant is not specified.
Plant is not salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: insects.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate.
Loam: dry, moist, well-drained.
Clay: not suitable.
Sand: dry, moist, well-drained.
Native to: Australia.
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: Low phosphorus native fertiliser.