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Kanga Red Kangaroo Paw

Anigozanthos 'Kanga Red'

SKU
09405
This tough, durable, drought resistant perennial provides bold color with clusters of unique, velvety, tubular, rich red flowers on slender, fuzzy stalks emerging from clumps of upright, sword-like, green leaves. An excellent, long-lasting cut flower. Great for adding color and texture to borders and containers. Evergreen.
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9-11

Good to grow! 10

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Full sun, Partial sun

Once established, water occasionally.

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  • Lowe's

    1659 W Foot Hill Boulevard Upland CA 91786

  • Armstrong

    735 E. Foothill Blvd. Claremont CA 91711

  • Lowe's

    13251 Peyton Drive Chino Hills CA 91709

  • Lowe's

    11399 Foothill Boulevard Rancho Cucamonga CA 91730

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Botanical Pronunciationan-ih-go-ZAN-thos
Average Size at MaturityFoliage reaches 12 to 14 in. tall; blooms reach 20 to 24 in. tall.
Bloom TimeSpring through Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleContemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Waterwise
Water NeedsLow
Watering NeedsOnce established, water occasionally.
Companion PlantsConebush (Leucodendron); Aeonium (Aeonium); Phormium (Phormium); Senecio (Senecio); Ice Plant (Delosperma)

Requires lean, very well-drained, sandy to loamy soil; avoid soggy soils. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; blooms best with consistent summer water, but tolerates some drought. Feed sparingly. Remove spent bloom stems at base. Remove old, faded foliage as needed.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 9-11

USDA Cold Hardiness Zone Map

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 10

Good to grow!