Easy-going fast-growing native hedge with lovely foliage, and purple-red flowers over a long season that wildlife will appreciate and enjoy as much as you do. Ideal for cooler southern states and hinterland gardens further north.
DESCRIPTION: Vigorous native shrub spreading 3m high and 3-5m wide. Leaves are very toothed, flushed copper-brown in new growth. Purple-red brush flowers spring through to autumn. USE IN: Fast-growing screen, hedge, native wildlife garden. Makes a good fast-growing hedge or screen. LOCATION: Plant in well drained soil in a full sun position in the garden to enjoy maximum flowering period. Very suitable for southern and inland parts of Australia where it is cooler. CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. 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: 3m H x 3-5m 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.