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.