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Red Devil®

Leucadendron salignum

SPECIES: Yes
INDIGENOUS: Yes

FLOWER/FOLIAGE COLOUR: Red
FLOWERING TIME: Mar - Apr; Jul - Aug
SPECIAL FEATURES:
SIZE: 100cm (height) x 100cm (width)
HEIGHT RANGE: 0.5m - 1m

DESCRIPTION

This small compact shrub provides a variation of colour with bright red foliage in autumn to yellow highlights in winter. Great in containers or gardens.

USES

Container Gardening, Borders/Low Hedges

CONDITIONS

Moderate frost tolerance once established, Coastal Conditions, Wind Tolerant

SOIL TYPE

Sandy / Rocky Soil

CARE

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.

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