Our Plants - Waratah  (Telopea)

Waratah
Telopea speciosissima
A tall growing species, perfect for gardens with dappled shade and cooler, protected spots. These flowers make stunning cut flowers and are ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens.
  • SPECS
  • Species
  • Indigenous
  • Attract birds / bees
  • Flowering time
  • Colour of flower / foliage
  • Approximate Height (m) x Width (m)
  • USES
  • Cut flowers
  • Containers
  • Screening
  • CONDITIONS
  • Tolerates light frost once established
  • Coastal
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • Tolerates shade
  • Tolerates wind
  • SOIL TYPE
  • Tolerates slightly heavier soil
  • Sandy / Rocky soil
  • Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
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  • Nov / Jan
  • Dark Pink
  • 2.5 x 1.5
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specs Uses conditions soil type
Species Indigenous Attract birds / bees Flowering time Colour of flower / foliage Approximate Height (m) x Width (m) Cut flowers Containers Screening Tolerates light frost once established Coastal Drought tolerant once established Tolerates shade Tolerates wind Tolerates slightly heavier soil Sandy / Rocky soil Tolerates netural / alkaline soil
Waratah
Telopea speciosissima
A tall growing species, perfect for gardens with dappled shade and cooler, protected spots. These flowers make stunning cut flowers and are ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens.
  Nov / Jan Dark Pink 2.5 x 1.5