Crowea exalata ‘Edna Walling Crowea’ – Waxflower


A dainty low arching shrub with aromatic foliage festooned with multi-hued pink star flowers sought by native bees and butterflies. Use as a mounding groundcover in beds, cascading over banks or walls, or as a pot plant for balconies, courtyards and patios. Best in part shade, prefers cool moist conditions.

Family : Rutaceae
Cultivar Name: Edna Walling Crowea
Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 1.2
Flowering Time : Summer, Autumn, Winter
Soil Type : Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Potting mix
Climate Zone : Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Mound-shaped
Soil Moisture : Dry, Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Special Uses : Cut flower, Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Crowea exalata
Common Name : Crowea
Height : 0.45
Flower Color : Pink
pH Level : Acid, Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden
Light : Sunny, Light shade, Half shade
Lifespan :
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Butterflies, Other insects