Low-growing scrambly ground cover with fine ferny-lacy leaves, bronze-red when new, and magenta-maroon brush flowers which contrast well with the leaf colour. Will spread to cover to 4m, ideal for mass planting, slopes, banks and rockeries. Offspring of Grevillea Poorinda Peter.
DESCRIPTION: Dense arching groundcover with very deeply divided, stiff red-tipped foliage with burgundy-bronze-red flushes of new growth; dark red to purple toothbrush flowers which grow up to 10 cm long. Prostrate low growing habit spreads from 2-4m and blooms from spring through to summer. Scrambly and vigorous, fast-growing. USE IN: Great for cascading down exposed banks or over exposed rocks. May also be used to control erosion. LOCATION: Plant in well drained soil in a full sun position in the garden.Suitable for reasonably cold temperatures to sub tropical climates. CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Drought tolerant once established. Feed with a slow release native fertiliser when buds form - grevilleas can be phosphorus-sensitive so the P ratio of the fertiliser needs to be under 3%. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 0.3m H x 2-4m W. YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide.