Broad-leaf Geebung

Persoonia levis - botanical name

Persoonia levis

D. Greig © Australian National Botanic Gardens

Evergreen erect shrub (3-4m x 2m) from NSW (including Sydney on Hawkesbury Sandstone) and Vic. Thick light green broad leaves. Yellow flowers in summer. Useful for a feature or background for its attractive foliage and bark. Prefers well drained soil in full to partial shade. Frost and drought tolerant.

  • Plant type
    Shrub
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost hardy
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Loam
  • Water rating
    Low
  • Plant origin
    Indigenous (NSW (including Sydney on Hawkesbury Sandstone))
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