Try it anywhere, it's adaptable to most garden situations, climates, and soils once established, even those with poor soil or air quality. Tough hardy old favourite, grow it as a shrub or tree for the bird-attracting bright yellow blossoms and fine ferny foliage. Image for illustration only.
DESCRIPTION: Old favourite large-size grevillea. Large fine ferny dark leaves and big bright yellow flowers. Fast growing into a shrub or small tree. Related to Honey Gem, which has more orangey flowers. LOCATION: Plant in a full sun location for maximum flowering. Suited to erosion control, coastal planting, wildlife gardens, native gardens. Tolerates dry periods, pollution, poor soils once established. 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. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 3-5m H x 2-4m 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.