Botanical Name: Olearia argophylla

Common Name: Musk Daisy-bush

Type: Tall shrub or small tree 1 – 2m


  • Fast growing large shrub or small tree with silvery hairs on branchlets
  • Large elliptic leaves, shiny above and hairy below, with musky aroma
  • Large terminal clusters of white daisy flowers; Sep-Mar
  • Attractive in a moist, shaded position


  • Semi-shade to full shade
  • Moist, rich, well-drained soils in damp and wet forest and gullies
  • Prune to maintain bushiness
Olearia argophylla
Olearia argophylla