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Grevillea poorinda 'Elegance'

grevillea poorinda 'Elegance'

A hybrid species with Grevillea juniperina and G. alpina X G. obtusifolia as its parents. A medium sized spreading shrub reaching 1.5m in height and 2m in width. Narrow elliptical leaves to 4cm in length and loose yellow flowers with pink styles.
originHybrid species.
cultural notesA hardy species that prefers well drained soils in full sun or part shade.
maintenanceCan be pruned in Spring to maintain shape and make the flowers more prominent.
toleratesDrought and frost tolerant.
flowering seasonSummer and Autumn.
flower colourLoose spider-like flowers, yellow with bright pink styles.
foliage colourLeaves are shiny vibrant green and narrow elliptical. They grow to 4cm In length.
widthup to 2m
heightup to 1.5m
plant spacing50cm apart
recommended usesUseful as a hedge, either shaped or informal. An attractive feature plant.

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