The plants you will receive in this listing will be 12-20cm tall,
will be in individual 40x80mm pots, will have established roots and will be ready to plant into your garden.
Part of the proteacea family
- Extremely hardy, fast growing native shrub/small tree that is adapted to coastal areas.
- Will handle dry regions once established.
- Good wind resistance and medium frost resistance.
- Bird attracting.
- A unique form that will add great depth and character to your garden.
Position: Full sun to semi-shade. Will grow in both moist soils and sandy areas. Prefers well drained soils (in very wet areas, plant into 15cm of topsoil).
Foliage: Glossy dark green leaves with silver undersides.
Flowers: Golden/yellow 12cm flower cones from Summer to Winter.
Bark/seed pods: Beautiful rough bark. Flowers are followed by gnarly, attractive classic wooden seed pods that usually stay on the tree.
Height: Approx 5-25 metres, depending on the harshness of the conditions.
Plant pick-up also available from our retail nursery
7 days per week
Plantinspirations Online & Retail Nursery
2c Holts Lane, Bacchus Marsh 3340
Retail Trading Hours
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