Descriptions of Registered Cultivars
Applicant: Joe Stephens, Bairnsdale, Victoria
Origin: Selection made from the Mafra district of east Gippsland, Victoria, by Bill Cane.
Characteristics: A vigorous, somewhat upright shrub, 0.6–1 m; leaves: elliptical, pale green with prominent light coloured veins, perfoliate; flowers: white, in racemes which open progressively, 8–10 mm, mostly in late Spring to Summer.
Cultural Notes: Highly ornamental small shrub. Suited to a range of acidic and alkaline sandy to clay loam soils that drain moderately well. Best in a sunny site but will tolerate some shade. Frost hardy to Canberra winters. Responds well to pruning.
Propagation: Strikes easily from cuttings.
Uses: General ornamental planting; container plants (if grown in a large container).
Colour Coding RHS Colour Chart 1995 :
Leaves: Green Group, grading from 138a to 137a as they mature
Accepted for Registration: 10 November 2017