Leucadendron salignum hybrid
FLOWER/FOLIAGE COLOUR: Burgundy
FLOWERING TIME: Feb - Apr; Jul - Aug
SIZE: 100cm (height) x 100cm (width)
HEIGHT RANGE: 2m - 2.5m
A stunning, medium sized and compact shrub provides masses of bicolour foliage in winter and going into spring. Ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens.
Cut Flowers, Container Gardening
Moderate frost tolerance once established, Coastal Conditions, Wind Tolerant
Sandy / Rocky Soil
Plant in well drained acidic soil. Water well to establish 1-2 years. Use a natural mulch low in phosphorus. Do not fertilize. Pick all flowers or cut back after flowering to maintain shape. In pots, water daily.