Isopogon petiolaris. spreading cone bush

Family Proteaceae
Description Low sprawling woody shrub
Flowering Time Spring
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities Heath and sclerophyll forest.
Soil Types Often on sands or skeletal soil.
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values Non-dominant understorey species adding habitat biodiversity.
Amenity / Ornamental Values Beautiful flowers, attractive and interesting foliage. Groundcover habit and drought tolerance make it a useful garden plant. A good container plant.
Other Values not known
Tolerances
Water Deficit extremely high
Compaction low
Waterlogging low
Shade average to low
Minimum Temperature -5 degrees
Seed & Germination Details
Average no. Seeds per Gram 1000+
Viability Period long
Dormancy not known
Treatment smoke treatment may promote germination
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees 20-90
Direct Seeding