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Grevillea lanigera Little Drummer Boy

Description:

An evergreen spreading shrub with attractive foliage that crowds the stem. This Australian native plant produces masses of red and yellow spider flowers over a long period of time.

Key Features:

Masses of red and yellow spider flowers. Pointed, narrow green leaves. Ground Cover. Bird attracting.

Cultural:

Prefers a well drained soil, will tolerate coastal conditions, will tolerate light frosts and windy conditions. This plant has a very low water requirement once established.

Plant Landscape:

An ideal groundcover, perfect for rockeries, seaside gardens, or containers. The flowers attract nectar feeding birds.

  • Growth Rate: Medium.
  • Max Height: 30 cm
  • Size: 20-30cm.
  • Position: Full sun to part shade.
  • Origins: Australia
  • Water Rating: 1
  • Synonyms: Grevillea lanigera dwarf Mt.Tamboritha Form
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