A hardy medium sized shrub with attractive dense grey-green foliage which has a woolly texture. Clusters of small red and white flowers in winter and spring, with spot flowering at other times. Good for coastal gardens, rockeries and small hedges, suits most soils as long as they are well drained. Grows around 1.5m high and 1.5m wide. Frost hardy, can be planted in sun to light shade. A good habitat plant for smaller birds.
|Scientific Name:||Grevillea lanigera|
|Plant Type:||Small shrub|
|Width:||1.5 ~ 2 metres|
|Flower Colour:||White, Red|
|Flowering Time:||Spring, Winter|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral|
|Soil Type:||Sandy, Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Poolside, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant|
|Climate Zone:||Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool|
|Light:||Sunny, Light shade|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Dense foliage, Mound-shaped|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates heavy frost, Tolerates light frost|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Bees, Nectar eating birds, Other insects|
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