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Westringia senifolia

Alpine Westringia

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


Surface sow, cover lightly.



Germination may be erratic; usually occurring within 3-10 weeks. Smoke treatment may improve results.

Pests and Disease

Species susceptible to Cinnamon fungus (Phytophthora cinnamomi) dieback.

When to Sow Seeds / Temperature to Sow

Late Winter-early Spring

Seed Collection Timeframe

Storage and Ripening

Using seed less than 6 months old is recommended

Grows from Cuttings