Silver Cone Galpin's Conebush
Leucadendron galpinii 'Silver Cone'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
CHECK RETAILERS FOR AVAILABILITY:
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||lew-kuh-DEN-dron gal-PIN-ee-eye|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 6 to 8 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic, Xeric|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Windbreak, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Agave (Agave); Ice Plant (Delosperma); Crassula (Crassula); Aeonium (Aeonium); Kangaroo Paw (Anigozanthos)|
Provide lean, very well-drained, sandy to loamy soil. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates drought. Fertilize sparingly - benefits from an occasional iron supplement; avoid fertilizers containing phosphorus. Prune occasionally to encourage dense growth.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11