Crowea hybrid ‘Festival’ – Waxflower

Small shrub that flowers over a long period from late summer through to mid winter with star shaped pink blooms. Good rockery or container plant that is useful as a cut flower as well. Does well in sun to part shade, and protection from hot afternoon summer sun. Good for cool temperate to subtropical areas. Tolerates moderate frost levels. Likes well drained soils, moist soil while young but tolerates dry conditions once established.

It is a hybrid of Crowea exalata and Crowea saligna

Family : Rutaceae
Cultivar Name: Festival
Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 1
Flowering Time : Spring, Autumn
Soil Type : Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix, Poor soil
Climate Zone : Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen
Soil Moisture : Dry, Well-drained
Special Uses : Cut flower, Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Crowea hybrid
Common Name : Crowea
Height : 1.2
Flower Color : Pink
pH Level : Acid, Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade, Half shade
Lifespan :
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Butterflies, Other insects