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Leucopogon parviflorus

Coast Beard-heath

Species Description

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Species description

Cultivation and Uses

This link will give you information about climate parameters, tolerance of climate extremes and adverse soils, biological traits under cultivation, soil factors, uses and potentially undesirable attributes.

Cultivation and uses

Plant Growing Stages


2 Months

4 Months

6 Months


Seed Description

Seed Pre-Treatment




Difficult to grow from seed as seed usually passed through birds before it germinates. Germination may take 3-18 months. Stratification may speed up germination. Sowing seed fresh in soil collected from parent plants may improve germination as well.

Pests and Disease
When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Autumn-Early Winter

Seed Collection Timeframe

November - February

Storage and Ripening

Grows from Cuttings