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Summer Starflower

Summer Starflowers are an ornamental, small shrub with showy displays of yellow flowers.

Small Plants Suitable for Pots

Noongar Name: Koorin

Scientific Name: Calytrix flavescens

Performance: Will thrive with some care

Size: Small shrub with a maximum height 80cm

Flower: Yellow

Flowering Time: Kambarang – Birak (Nov – Jan)

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: Tip pruning a couple of times a year.

Invited Guests

This provides habitat for Invertebrates



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