Madia elegans

Type Annual
Use Border Plant Landscaping
Height 60-80 cm / 25-32 in.
Flowering season June - September, summer

Common Tarweed. Deliciously fragrant annual. The intoxicating fragrance, resembling a tropical fruit cocktail, delights everyone coming close to it on a warm summer evening or early summer morning. Night flowering plants use fragrance to attract insects at night. Flowers are yellow with a maroon ring round the centre.