hardenbergia violacea – Happy wanderer, Purple coral pea, Native lilac

An easy care and hardy upright native shrub with large leathery leaves. A great pioneer plant for the new garden. Growing to around one and a half metres high, it is a useful plant to grow on fences and trellis without the need for constant pruning to keep it in bounds. Mass planted, it will create a dense covering and great for erosion control.

Uses: Groundcover, erosion control, hedging, Feature plant, Screening.


Dimensions: Height: 1.5 metres |  Width: 0.8 cm- 1.5 metres 

Flowering: Masses of sprays of purple pea flowers in late winter to spring.

Aspect: Sunny to light shade
Soil type: Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam
Planting rates: 4-6/m2

Maintenance: Low maintenance plant

Available sizes: 50mm tubes & 140mm pots
Availability: contact Bluedale Wholesale  Nursery for current availability list or to discuss our pre-grow commercial plant service.