Telopea ‘Bridal Gown, Shady Lady White’ – Waratah

Fantastic new waratah that is a cross between Telopea Speciosissima and T. oreades. A dense medium to large shrub with broad deep green foliage with medium sized flower heads providing nectar flow for eager honeyeaters. Beautiful snow white flower colour. Needs a protected position as the flower bracts tend to burn in full sun or wind. A great feature shrub for general garden beds or rockeries. Also suitable for a large container and is a great cut flower. Feed with a good native fertilizer in spring, watering in well afterwards.

Scientific Name:Telopea
Common Name:Waratah
Plant Type:Large shrub
Height:2.5 ~ 3 metres
Width:2 ~ 3 metres
Flower Colour:White
Flowering Time:Spring
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral
Soil Type:Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Container growing, Flower garden
Climate Zone:Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Cool
Light:Light shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Open foliage
Soil Moisture:Well-drained
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Feature plant, Screen, Wow factor
Special Uses:Cut flower
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants