Plants of the Castlemaine District
Dusty Miller - native (Spyridium parvifolium)
Occurrence: Uncommon, in scattered localities.
- it medium shrub
- the oval leaves are deeply veined
- the leaves near the flowers are powdered white (and hence "Dusty Miller").
Elsewhere Dusty Miller can grow to a large shrub, 3 metres or more high.
Photo 1: Kalimna, where probably planted. 2: Garden specimen.