Plant name: Juniper-leaf grevillea
Plant type: shrubs / bushes / trees
Origin: ACT, NSW, QLD.
Cultural notes: Long lived, hardy and adaptable to a range of soils and climates. Prefers full sun but will tolerate some shade.
Maintenance: Prune to maintain shape.
Tolerates: Frost and drought tolerant
Flowering season: Spring and Summer.
Flower colour: The spider-like flowerheads vary in colour from scarlet through orange to pale yellow.
Foliage colour: Needle like leaves are dark green.
Width: up to 2m
Height: up to 2.4m
Plant spacing: 100cm apart
Recommended uses: Excellent habitat for small birds. A hardy plant good for mass plantings or as a feature specimen.
Description: This grevillea varies in habit from a spreading semi-prostrate to a rounded upright shrub. The leaves are dark green and needle like and provide excellent protection for small birds.