SpecificationsA creeping perennial herb with green foliage on slender stems and white to pink-purple flowers appearing from late winter until early spring. Native to Western Australia, Centella is often found in winter-wet depressions along the coastlin, growing naturally in fresh water wetlands. It is a popular species for revegetation projects. This edible herb is often added to salads and is a popular addition to many Asian recipies. In traditional medicine, Centella asiatica has been used to treat various disorders and minor wounds. Requires a shaded position with moist soil and protection from frost. Centella asiatica will grow to a height of 40cm and a width of 25cm.
Common Name Gotu Kola, Pennywort. Plant Type Evergreen, Herb, Native Australian Plant, Native West Australian Plant, Perennial Range No Dimensions 40cm high x 25cm wide Sunlight Shade Bird/Wildlife Attracting Yes Australian Native No Deciduous No Evergreen No Flower Colour Pink, White Foliage Colour Green Planting Season Spring, Winter Flowering Season Spring, Winter Botanical Genus Centella Botanical Species asiatica Flower Type Bracts Foliage Type Palmate - Like A Hand With Fingers Width 25 cm Height 40 cm
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