Adenanthos x cunninghamiiItem #7794 USDA Hardiness Zone: 8 - 10
Soft, silvery blue-green foliage flushed with pink toward the tips provides wonderful texture on a low, spreading form. Deep red tubular flowers are tucked within the foliage during the warm season. An ideal shrub for coastal or mediterranean style gardens, highly effective when planted in mass. Tolerant of drought and moderate frost when established. Evergreen.
- DetailPlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:EvergreenGrowth habit:MoundingAverage landscape size:Reaches 3 to 5 ft. tall, 5 to 7 ft. wide.Foliage color:Gray-greenBlooms:Spring through Early FallFlower color:RedFlower attributesRepeat Flowering
- CareCare InformationPlant in full sun in well-drained soil. Drought tolerant once established.Light Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Once established, needs only occasional watering.
- History & LoreHistory:This species is reported to be a naturally occurring hybrid of Adenanthos sericeus subsp. sericeus and A. cuneatus.