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botanical name:
Olearia stellulata
Olearia stellulata © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Daisy bush
family:  Asteraceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 2.00m
width: 2.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
main season: May
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
Small evergreen shrub Alternate, wavy-edged, greyish to dark green leaves, felted underneath. Very freely produced white daisy-like flowers often completely cover the plant in late spring.
Similar to and may be confused with Olearia x scilloniensis

Fertile free-draining soil in full sun, preferably with some protection from cold drying winds. Tolerant of dry soil and hot sunny positions. Thrives in mild coastal locations.
Prune after flowering.

From semi-ripe cuttings.

other notes:
Native to the south-eastern parts of Australia.

There is considerable naming confusion between this and the hybrid Olearia x scilloniensis, which is more common in cultivation.

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