A dense medium to large shrub with grey-green foliage with large pink flat flower heads. A cross between T. speciosissima and oreades. A great feature shrub for general garden beds or rockeries. Also suitable for a large container and is a great cut flower. Likes a free draining soil, and feed with a good quality native fertilizer in early spring, watering in well afterwards.
|Plant Type:||Large shrub|
|Height:||2.5 ~ 3 metres|
|Width:||2 ~ 3 metres|
|Flowering Time:||Spring, Summer|
|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, Mediterranean, Cool|
|Light:||Sunny, Light shade|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Open foliage|
|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 this plant.