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Leucadendron hybrida Red Gem

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Leucadendron hybrida Red Gem

LeuhybRG
Conebush,
$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
A8
Size: 14cm
Available: 24
$/Unit (EX GST): $9.45 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $10.40 inc GST
A8
Size: 20cm
Available: 2
$/Unit (EX GST): $21.00 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $23.10 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Leucadendron hybrida Red Gem Conebush,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Dense, Rounded

Description:
Dense large green shrub an upright habit. Bracts have with red tips opening to yellow in Winter. Great for screening and cut flower.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Foliage Feature / Colour, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Plant in well drained acidic soil. Water well to establish 1-2 years. Use a natural mulch low in phosphorus. Prune annually in spring to maintain shape. In containers water daily, use a native potting mix and a native slow release fertiliser.

Plant Care
Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Proteaceae Africa

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green, Red, Yellow
Flower Colour: Yellow, Red
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring
Fruit: No

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