Grevillea Ruby Red
Rambling prostrate native ground-cover, perfect for steep embankments. Dense fine rounded foliage, brilliant red flowers to attract nectar feeding birds during spring. We use this one in the nursery to cover the banks and slopes.
Grevillea banksii ‘Ruby Red'APPEARANCE: Prostrate form of G. banksii with red rounded brush flowers and densely-covering fine foliage. The leaves are long and slender
USE FOR: Ground cover or trailing down embankments. Attracts native birds. Can be grafted onto a trunk to create a 'standard'.
CLIMATE: Tolerates dry conditions once established. Sensitive to frost; happy in humidity in our Sunshine Coast nursery.
PLANTING: Plant in full sun to part shade. Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks.
CARE: Prune only as required to maintain form. 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 50 cm H x 3 m W.
YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tubestock plants, with young healthy roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 42 mm wide and 80 mm high.
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