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Greyia sutherlandia


Greyia sutherlandia Greyia sutherlandia

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Dome-shaped bushy shrub with attractive velvety grey-green serrated leaves on strong upright branches.. Clusters of red flowers on the tips of the branches in spring. Tolerates light frost only. Prefers a sunny well drained site. Good for sandy soils.

 
Genus
Greyia
Species   sutherlandia
Cultivar  

Common name
Natal bottlebrush

Family name
Greyiaceae
Place of origin
South Africa


DETAILS
Height
1.5 m
Width
1.5 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Semi-evergreen

Soil Type
Grows in most soil types / Grows in sandy soils

Moisture
Must be well drained / Tolerates dry soils

Exposure
Grows in sun or semi-shade / Tolerates some frost

Flowering shrub / Plants for coastal sites

Shrubs

Category
Large, over 3 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 3.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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