Snowy Daisy Bush, Showy Daisy Bush
Olearia lirata

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Olearia (oh-lee-AY-ree-uh) (Info)
Species: lirata (ly-RAH-ta) (Info)

Category:

Shrubs

Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

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Sun Exposure:

Partial to Full Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Foliage:

Evergreen

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jul 10, 2003, kennedyh from Churchill, Victoria
Australia (Zone 10a) wrote:

Snowy Daisy-bush is an attractive understory shrub of the wetter forests of South-Eastern Australia. In the spring it is covered with clusters of snow-white daisy-like flowers
We have successfully grown them from seed for revegetation projects, but the seed does not stay viable very long after collection.