Iconic Australian figure, popular native shrub. Orange-red flowers most of the year, very ornamental stiff evergreen foliage, and a manageable 1.5m size, help this plant to fit into most gardens. It is frost hardy and requires little water once established.
Grevillea 'Ned Kelly' DESCRIPTION: A medium-sized bushy shrub with stiff, heavily divided, fern-like foliage and orange-red flowers which are displayed throughout most of the year. USE IN: Grevilleas are loved by honey eaters flocking to feed on the flowers at dusk and dawn. Ideal for use as a screening plant or feature tree. LOCATION: Full sun/part shade. Grevilleas can tolerate dry spells, suitable for reasonably cold temperatures and sub tropical climates. Tolerates light frost. CARE: Water during the first 8-12 weeks until the plant is established. Light pruning after flowering will promote dense growth. 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: 1.5-2m H x 2.5-3m 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.