Compact form of the classic native Australian manglesii kangaroo paw with scarlet and emerald flowers ideal for cutting or attracting wildlife to the garden. Does well in pots, and in the borders in a sunny well drained spot.
Anigozanthos 'Royal Cheer' - kangaroo paw DESCRIPTION: a hybrid of the classic Australian native kangaroo paw Anigozanthos manglesii, that grows to under a metre. Flowers are rich red and emerald green with a dark tip to each bud. May repeat flower through the year in favourable conditions. When not in flower Kangaroo paws have neat foliage. USES: As a feature in pots or as a massed display in your garden. The flowers are bird attracting and can be used as an indoor cut flower arrangement. PLANTING: Kangaroo Paws like well drained and somewhat drier conditions in full sun or part shade. Will stand a light frost and temperatures just below freezing. CARE: Prune old flowers and dead foliage regularly and this plant will reward your efforts. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 60-90m H x 0.6m W. YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tubestock plants with healthy young roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide.