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New Zealand’s Best Pimelea Plants

Growing colourful NZ-native shrubs in your garden delivers a vast range of benefits:

We have the largest variety of NZ Daphne plants and the right one for your space. Our plants have been selected to thrive in NZ’s climate. We grow and stock only the highest quality plants, eco-sourcing them locally, and from NZ’s leading nurseries. Each plant is packed and transported with extreme care, ensuring it arrives to you in the same condition it was in when it left the nursery. If you are wanting to buy Pimelea, shop with confidence from the best in the industry.

Common questions about growing Pimelea

1. How tall does pimelea prostrata grow?

Pimelea prostrata is a low-growing, prostrate shrub that typically reaches a height of 10-20 cm and spreads to about 1 m wide. The plant's height is influenced by factors such as soil type, sunlight exposure, and water availability.

Pimelea prostrata is a popular choice for groundcovers and rock gardens due to its low-growing habit and attractive foliage. The leaves are small, narrow, and blue-green in colour. The plant produces small, white flowers in the spring and summer.

2. What is pimelea prostrata NZ?

Pimelea prostrata, also known as New Zealand Daphne, is a native New Zealand shrub that is prized for its attractive foliage and delicate white flowers. It is a low-growing, prostrate plant that typically reaches a height of 10 cm and spreads to about 1 m wide. The plant's blue-green foliage is evergreen and provides a touch of colour to the landscape throughout the year.

Pimelea prostrata is a versatile plant that can be used in a variety of garden settings. It is a popular choice for groundcovers, rockeries, and garden borders. The plant is also well-suited for coastal gardens, as it can tolerate salt spray and wind.

Here are some of the key characteristics of Pimelea prostrata:

If you are looking for a low-growing, attractive shrub that is easy to care for, Pimelea prostrata is a great option. It is a versatile plant that can be used in a variety of garden settings and is sure to add a touch of elegance to your landscape.

3. Is Pimelea native to Australia?

Pimelea is a genus of plants native to Australia, New Zealand, and some Pacific islands. The majority of the approximately 150 species of Pimelea are found in Australia, with about 110 species thriving there. The remaining species are primarily found in New Zealand, with a small number scattered across other Pacific islands.

4. What is the common name for Pimelea?

The most common name for Pimelea is rice flower. This name is derived from the small, rice-like appearance of the plant's flowers. Other common names for Pimelea include:

The specific common name for a particular Pimelea species often reflects its appearance, distribution, or traditional use. For instance, Pimelea ferruginea is known as the Pink Rice Flower due to its pink flower colour, while Pimelea prostrata is commonly called New Zealand Daphne due to its resemblance to the Daphne genus.

5. Facts about Pimelea

Some facts about Pimelea:

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