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