A very attractive small shrub with a cascading growth habit. It can be used as groundcover or planted in containers and on retaining walls where it will trail over the sides. It has large orange and gold flowers mainly during winter and spring, with spot flowering the rest of the year, and ferny foliage. Likes a sunny spot and well drained soil. Tolerates drought and light frosts once established. Feed with a good native fertiliser.
|Scientific Name:||Grevillea hybrid|
|Plant Type:||Small shrub|
|Height:||0.5 ~ 0.8 metres|
|Width:||1 ~ 1.5 metre|
|Flower Colour:||Yellow, Orange, Gold|
|Flowering Time:||Spring, Winter, All year|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral|
|Soil Type:||Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant|
|Climate Zone:||Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Spreading, Weeping|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates light frost|
|Plant Usage:||Groundcover, Border plant|
|Special Uses:||Cut flower|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects|
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