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Running Postman

Running Postman is an easy-to-grow groundcover with attractive, soft, grey-green foliage and showy, red flowers.

Groundcover Suitable for Pots Waterwise Birds Flowers

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Noongar Name: Wollong, Kabin

Scientific Name: Kennedia prostrata

Performance: Easy to grow

Size: Groundcover spreading to 2m with a maximum height up to 10cm

Flower: Red

Flowering Time: Djilba – Kambarang (Aug – Nov)

Natural Distribution: Grows locally in the Perth region

Growing at a Glance

See Growing Guide for more detail

Position: Adaptable to sunny and light-shade positions

Watering: A waterwise, drought-hardy plant.

Feeding: Fertiliser not required.

Pruning: Generally not needed.

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Invited Guests

This provides habitat for Invertebrates, Birds, Reptiles, Frogs, and Mammals


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