A lovely compact grevillea with large bright yellow brush flowers produced all year round that are bird magnets. Grows to around a metre high, and has been bred to suit subtropical climates. Tolerates light frost. Best in a sunny position in well drained soil. Give it a handful of native fertiliser in spring. Naturally compact, it is a great low maintenance variety that can be used for informal hedging, pot culture and as a feature plant. Waterwise.
|Plant Type:||Small shrub, Large shrub|
|Height:||0.7 ~ 1 metre|
|Width:||0.5 ~ 1 metre|
|Flowering Time:||All year|
|Ph Level:||Acid, Neutral, Alkaline|
|Soil Type:||Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant|
|Climate Zone:||Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Dense foliage, Spreading, Mound-shaped|
|Frost Tolerance:||Tolerates light frost|
|Plant Usage:||Hedge, Feature plant|
|Special Uses:||Cut flower, Pollution tolerant|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects|
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