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Leucadendron laureolum salignum Fantasy Sunset

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Leucadendron laureolum salignum Fantasy Sunset

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$0.00 ex GST
 
Wantirna
A8
Size: 14cm
Available: 8
$/Unit (EX GST): $17.64 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $19.40 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Leucadendron laureolum salignum Fantasy Sunset Conebush,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs V-Shaped

Description:
Medium shrub with spectacular deep red flowers throughout Winter and Spring. Great cut flowers and low maintenance gardens. Grows approx. 2.5m tall x 2m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Any, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Coastal Garden, Cut Flower, Foliage Feature / Colour, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Container / Pot

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. Remove all flowers to maintain shape. In containers water daily, use a native potting mix and a native slow release fertiliser. Try not to cultivate too much around the plant, better to weed by hand. Needs well drained soil. Use for cut flowers. Prune after flowering to keep tidy.

Plant Care
Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Proteaceae Africa

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

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