plant catalogue

provincial plants + landscapes

plant type

  • native flowers, groundcovers and climbers

water      hardiness

top ten

bog gardens
butterfly attracting

project type

urban and commercial
horticultural production

ecosystem type


soil type and drainage

light - sandy soils
medium - loamy soils
good drainage

Brachyscome formosa

pilliga daisy

small spreading herb, attractive daisy like flowers
originnsw, act
cultural notesfull sun part shade, long lived, very hardy
maintenanceprune to remove spent flower heads and to thicken
toleratesfrosts and dry periods
flowering seasonseptember to november
flower colourpinks to purples
foliage colourdark to mid green small soft divided leaves
heightup to 0.3m
plant spacing30cm apart
recommended usesExcellent landscape plant for rockeries, mass plantings, pots, hanging baskets or as a feature

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