Vegetable Sheep or New Zealand Scab Plant
Native to rocky scree slopes in New Zealand, Raoulia australis is a sure-fire success in an alpine rockery. Raoulia australis forms a dense, tidy may all year round and has a diaphanous silvery colouring.
Height: 1 cm. Spread: 50 cm. Grow in fertile, moist, gravelly soil. Raoulia australis needs to be protected from scorching sun and too much damp in winter. Can be grown in troughs.
Note: the plant is presented here in combination (involuntary!) with Sedum rubrotinctum
- 12 cm pot
- Hardiness zones : zone 8-10
- Height: less than 10 cm
- Plant spacing: 50 cm
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