Hardy low-growing native ground-cover, ideal for trailing down rockeries and embankments, and attracting wildlife to your garden. Bright wine-red spidery flowers appear generously throughout the year, especially in winter and spring, especially in full sun. New leaves are chestnut-bronze-red. Very popular.
Grevillea 'Royal Mantle' APPEARANCE: Wine red brush flowers appear throughout most the year, flowering more heavily in late winter and spring. New foliage is bronze-red. Native ground cover, very flat and well-behaved. USES: Erosion control, planting on slopes and banks, groundcover under larger shrubs and trees. PLANTING: Well drained clay loams or sandy soil with a neutral to acid pH. Grevilleas can tolerate dry spells, suitable for reasonably cold temperatures and sub tropical climates. Prefers a full sun to part shade position.It is frost hardy and requires little water once established.
CARE: Water during the first 8-12 weeks until the plant is established. Clip back to keep in check if required. 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: Up to 0.5 M x 6 m 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.