Cushion Bush makes an interesting landscape feature with its unique textural form. This is a bushy coastal shrub across Australia up to 75cm high and 90cm across. The stems are branched, thin and silvery/white in colour with tiny invisible leaves. Its flowers are round, creamy white--sometimes purple--and appear in summer. This plant is suitable for extreme coastal locations.
Small shrubs 0.5 - 3 metres
Less than 2.5m (safe)
Semi-arid with winter rain,
Moist temperate with warm summers,
Winter rains with dry summers
Yarra Valley Water plants,
Westernport Water (for drains and easements)