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Brachyscome 'Brasco Violet' is a compact perennial with tons of flowers from spring to summer and on to autumn, with violet-purple daisy flowers with a contrasting bright yellow centre. A great plant for containers and for flower gardens, it is an easy care plant that naturally grows into a neat mounded shape. Flowers best in full sun, but also grows in light shade. Some slow release fertiliser in spring ensures good flowering. Trim lightly if needed in autumn.
Flower colour: mauve purple
Flowering season: spring summer autumn
Maximum height: 0.4 metres
Minimum height: 0.2 metres
Maximum width: 0.4 metres
Minimum width: 0.2 metres
This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: Butterflies, insects.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate, subtropical.
Loam: moist, well-drained.
Clay: moist, well-drained.
Sand: moist, well-drained.
Soil pH: 6.0-7.5
Native to: Australia.
Planting season: Spring.
Types of fertiliser: Slow release fertiliser in spring.