Phebalium
Leionema coxii

Family: Rutaceae (roo-TAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Leionema
Species: coxii (KOKS-ee-eye) (Info)

Category:

Alpines and Rock Gardens

Shrubs

Height:

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Evergreen

Smooth-Textured

Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Flowers are fragrant

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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0
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RatingContent
Positive

On Jan 24, 2013, RosinaBloom from Waihi
New Zealand (Zone 1) wrote:

Leionema coxii is endemic to southern New South Wales in Australia. Prior to 1998 all species within the genus were included in the genus Phebalium. It is a hardy shrub of 1m - 3m height which grows well on sunny, steep banks.