Cute neat compact native with golden curled flowers, each with a contrasting red stamen, and slender narrow leaves. Lovely container plant or underplanting in full sun. Frost and drought hardy. Plant with Yamba Sunshine for two-tier yellow grevilleas.
Grevillea 'Gold Rush' DESCRIPTION: Very compact native shrub with slender rosemary-like foliage; and curled golden flowers with a contrasting red stamen. Foliage takes on a golden hue in cold months. LOCATION: Plant in a full sun location for maximum flowering, tolerates light shade. Ideal size for underplanting, small gardens, containers. CARE: Water regularly during the first 8-12 weeks until the plant is established. Prune after flowering to promote flowering, dense habit and control growth. A hard prune each 3-4 years will result in a fresh flush of flowers and foliage. 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%. Prefers free draining soil, flowers better in full sun. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 1m H x 1m W. YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide.