Winter Blaze™ Emu Bush
Eremophila glabra subsp. carnosa
|Description||A tough, drought tolerant shrub. Tubular red flowers bloom sporadically through the year, heaviest in cool seasons, and are adored by hummingbirds. Happy in full sun and takes reflected heat. Also adapted to clay soil. Perfect for xeric landscapes and as a foundation planting on south or west-facing walls. Evergreen.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial shade|
|Watering||Once established, water occasionally.|
|Blooms||Year-round; heaviest in fall and winter|
|Mature Size||Reaches 3 to 4 ft. tall, 4 to 5 ft. wide.|
|Companion Plants||Pincushion (Leucospermum), Silver Dollar Tree (Eucalyptus), Kangaroo Paw (Anigozanthos), Acacia (Acacia)|
|Care||Grows well in full sun and reflective heat, but also performs in partial shade. Provide well draining soil. Tolerates sandy, rocky, and poor soil. Water deeply, regularly in the first growing season to establish the root system. Drought tolerant once established.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11
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