A spreading medium sized shrub, naturally dense in habit. Very similar to ‘Robyn Gordon’ but more vigorous and has bright red/orange flowers throughout the year, peak flowering is late winter and spring. A great feature shrub or screen plant, suitable for all but tropical areas. Frost and drought tolerant once established. A light trim every year will ensure an even more compact habit. Best in well drained soil and a sunny spot.
|Plant Type:||Large shrub|
|Height:||1.5 ~ 2 metres|
|Width:||1.5 ~ 2 metres|
|Flower Colour:||Red, Pink, Orange|
|Flowering Time:||All year|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral|
|Soil Type:||Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant|
|Climate Zone:||Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean|
|Light:||Sunny, Light shade|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Spreading|
|Soil Moisture:||Dry, Well-drained|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates light frost|
|Plant Usage:||Feature plant, Screen, Windbreak, Wow factor|
|Special Features:||Cut flower, Fast growing|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects|
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