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Grevillea ‘Canberra Gem’

Plant name: Canberra Gem grevillea

Plant type: shrubs / bushes / trees

Origin: CULTIVAR OF G. JUNIPERINA X G. ROSMARINIFOLIA

Cultural notes: A plant accepting of most soil types but preferring well drained soils in full sun

Maintenance: Pruning and cutting back of the shrub can increase density and encourage new growth.

Tolerates: Frost and drought tolerant.

Flowering season: Spring.

Flower colour: A pink-red flower that resembles a spider.

Foliage colour: Bright to dark green linear leaves

Width: up to 4m

Height: up to 4m

Plant spacing: 100cm apart

Recommended uses: A fast growing shrub suitable as an low informal hedge or feature plant.

Description: A cross between G. juniperina x G. rosmarinifolia this Grevillea makes for a nice low hedge.