Dampiera linearis ‘Cobalt Mound’


A dwarf and compact form of Dampiera linearis, Cobalt Mound is a lovely low maintenance plant for containers and the flower garden, with gorgeous bright blue flowers from spring through to summer. Best in full sun to light shade, and likes a moist and well drained soil. Mulch around the plant to deter weeds and conserve moisture. Good for coastal sites and is frost tolerant.

Family : Goodeniaceae
Cultivar Name: Cobalt Mound
Plant Type : Ground cover, Clumping perennial
Width : 0.5
Flowering Time : Spring, Summer
Soil Type : Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Mound-shaped
Soil Moisture : Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Special Uses : Pipe and drain friendly, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing, Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Dampiera linearis
Common Name : Dampiera
Height : 0.3
Flower Color : Blue
pH Level : Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Butterflies, Other insects