Macropidia fuliginosa ‘Bush Eclipse’ Black Kangaroo Paw

A clumping grass-like perennial with broad bluish-green foliage and stunning black and green flowers in spring. A touchy plant with root rot, best grown in a rockery, raised bed or large pot.

Scientific Name:Macropidia fuliginosa
Common Name:Black Kangaroo Paw
Plant Type:Grass or grass-like
Height:0.8 ~ 1 metre
Width:0.5 ~ 0.7 metres
Flower Colour:Green, Black
Flowering Time:Spring
Ph Level:Mildly acid
Soil Type:Sandy, Sandy loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment:Courtyard, Container growing, Flower garden
Climate Zone:Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit:Evergreen
Soil Moisture:Well-drained
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants