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Bossiaea cinerea


Spreading ornamental shrub with yellow & brown flowers in spring. Tolerates drought, shade & coastal exposure. Requires good drainage. It can tolerate fairly hard pruning once established and can be used as an informal hedge or low screen. Can also be grown from cuttings.


Biological Name: Bossiaea cinerea
Common Name: Showy Bossiaea
Family: Fabaceae
Flower Color: Yellow & brown
Flower Time: Winter-spring
Height: 3-6'
Width: 3-5'
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Propagation Information: Pre-treatment required. Pour boiling water over seed and let stand for 24 hours. Drain and sow into (3:1 Perlite:Peat) propagating containers and lightly cover seed. Drench with a fungicide to prevent "damping off". Keep moist and grow in warm well lit area out of direct sunlight.



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Hardenbergia, Acacia, Senna and Casuarinas have nitrogen-fixing nodules on their root systems to help provide nitrogen for other plants close to them?

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