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Grevillea gaudichaudii

Plant name: Grevillea gaudichaudi

Plant type: groundcovers / climbers

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Origin: NSW- BLUE MOUNTAINS.

Cultural notes: A hardy, fast growing groundcover that will thrive in a sunny, well drained position. Thrips can be problematic to this species.

Maintenance: Can be pruned to maintain shape.

Tolerates: Tolerant of drought, frost and salt spray.

Flowering season: Spring through to Autumn.

Flower colour: Toothbrush shaped flowers are a vibrant pink-red in colour.

Foliage colour: Leaves are up to 10cm long and multi-lobed,reminiscent of oak leaves. They are dark green and have a reddish tint in cold weather and on the new growth.

Height: up to 0.1m

Plant spacing: 300cm apart

Recommended uses: Useful for its fast growth and large coverage. Plant on banks and over retaining walls.

Description: A naturally occuring hybrid of Grevillea acanthifolia and Grevillea laurifolia. A vigorous groundcover spreading up to 5m. Attractive foliage and deep pink-red flowers appearing in Spring, Summer and Autumn.