A delightful low growing grevillea with vibrant red and yellow bird attracting flowers through winter and spring. It is a perfect shrub as a feature for the small garden and courtyard (especially when grown in a pot), or as an informal border in the large garden. The small lime green leaves keep the plant attractive even when it is not in flower.
|Plant Type:||Small shrub, Ground cover|
|Height:||0.4 ~ 0.5 metres|
|Width:||0.6 ~ 0.8 metres|
|Flower Colour:||Yellow, Red|
|Flowering Time:||Spring, Autumn, Winter|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral, Alkaline|
|Soil Type:||Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant|
|Climate Zone:||Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Mound-shaped|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates light frost|
|Plant Usage:||Groundcover, Feature plant, Border plant|
|Special Uses:||Cut flower, Bonsai, Erosion control, Fast growing|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects, Lizards|
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