How to grow Boronia heterophylla

Boronia heterophylla growing shrub‎ of the genus Boronia also known as Red boronia, Boronia heterophylla perennial evergreen plant used as ornamental plant for the flowers and also for the fragrant leaves, can grow in subtropical or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 8-11

Leaves color green in linear shape the leaves are fragrant.

Boronia heterophylla flower

Flower color pink, purple or white, flowers with 5 petals in bell shape that when fully open to bowl shape.

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Requirements for Boronia heterophylla growing and care:

Well-drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
Autumn / Winter

How to prune:
Just for desgin

Size of the plant:
1-3m, 3-10 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full sun / Half shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season?
Spring to early summer

General information about the flower:
Bell shape flowers that when fully open become bowl shape with 5 petals, flowers colors can be: pink, purple or white

Scientific name:

Boronia heterophylla

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