Crowea exalata ‘Symphony’ – Waxflower


A small rounded shrub with aromatic dark green leaves and masses of pink, star shaped flowers. Attracts many nectar feeding insects including butterflies and native bees. Use as a feature shrub, or as a pot plant for balconies, courtyards and patios. Best in cooler areas, as it resents hot dry conditions and winds. Likes some shade and a layer of mulch to keep the root zone cool.

Family : Rutaceae
Cultivar Name: Symphony
Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 0.75
Flowering Time : Summer, Autumn, Winter
Soil Type : Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix
Climate Zone : Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen
Soil Moisture : Well-drained
Special Uses : Cut flower, Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Crowea exalata
Common Name : Crowea
Height : 0.75
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 : Light shade, Half shade
Lifespan :
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Butterflies, Other insects