It may be found on coastal foredunes, rock crevi ces in cliffs, base of cliffs and salt marshes. Living on first line dunes facing the Great Southern Ocean it is salt hardy, frost and drought resistant.
Billy Buttons grows naturally on the western slopes of the Great Dividing Range, the Western and Far Western plains of New South Wales and extends into Queensland, Victoria and South Australia. Tolerant of most soils providing they have little dampness, it is drought, frost and seaside planting tolerant.
An unusual shrub, it has 12 mm, oval, dense, dark green, paired opposite leaves, each pair in the opposite direction to the previous pair. The flowers are carried in clusters on the branch ends and are suitable as a cut flower.
Goat's Foot Convolvulus, Tapak Kuda (Malay). An evergreen, trailing plant with thick leaves of varying shape but mostly the shape of a goat or horse hoof print. The flowers are large, usually pink but can be reddish purple or violet and they are usually darker at the base.
This small plant grows 20cm high and is suitable for rockeries, borders, pots or that really small spot where nothing else will fit. SWAN RIVER DAISY MIX. This is one of those perennial plants you can relax and forget and it will still perform for you.
Blue Marguerite Daisy Seedlings x 5. You will receive 5 young seedlings with established roots. A versatile easy-to-grow evergreen shrub displaying blue, daisy-like flowers for most of the year. Great for stony, sandy or seaside conditions.