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Leucadendron salignum Fireglow


Red tipped, green foliage, with masses of red flower bracts from early autumn to early spring.

Key Features:

Red tipped, green foliage. Masses of red flower bracts


Prefers a well drained, acidic soil and will tolerate light frosts, as well as coastal conditions. Prune after flowering and fertilise with an acidic fertiliser sparingly. This plant has a moderate water requirement once established.

Plant Landscape:

These flowers bracts make excellent cut flowers. The plants compact nature makes it ideal for small hedges, general landscaping, and looks fantastic in decorative pots.

  • Growth Rate: Medium
  • Max Height: 150 cm
  • Size: 1.5m x 1m.
  • Position: Full sun.
  • Origins: South Africa
  • Water Rating: 3
  • Synonyms: None known
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