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Grevillea leucopteris White Socks

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Grevillea leucopteris White Socks Old Socks Grevillea, White Plume Grevillea,
Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Shrubs Shrub Like

Large evergreen native shrub with big fragrant brush-like creamy-white flowers throughout spring and summer, that sit above the foliage on bare canes. A great native bird and bee attractor that prefers well drained soil. Great for a informal screen. Grows approx 3m tall x 3m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Cut Flower, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Native Garden

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Proteaceae Australia

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Cream, White
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: High
Wind: Medium / Moderate