Native Plants Queensland
Townsville Branch
           PO Box 363 Aitkenvale Qld 4814





Boronia occidentalis


Rock  Boronia


Form and Size: A small, compact, bushy and upright shrub, 30-60cm tall, with slender stems covered with short hairs

Distribution: In areas of rocky outcrops, White Mountains in north Qld, and in southern Qld and NSW

Leaves: Bi-pinnate, 2-3cm long; leaflets narrow, blunt

Flowers: White, about 0.6cm diameter borne singly or in small groups in the leaf axils

Flowering Period: November to February

Cultivation/Notes: Propagate from cuttings

A good rockery plant for sandy, well drained soils