Description: A rare shrub, usually only grows less than 16' and has unusual clusters of pale green, finger-like 2" flower buds followed by large, yellow-green flowers. Smooth gray/brown/white bark and dark green foliage. A species from West Australia, reported in the Fitzgerald River National Park along the side of East Mt. Barren. Lignotuber.
Culture: Clay, sandy loam, pH 5.5 to 6.4, annual rainfall minimum of 14 inches per year.
Uses: Ornamental, drought tolerant, large flowers on a small shrub, suitable for containers, hedges, windbreaks, coastal area plantings.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 9|
|Type||Small mallee to 16', lignotuber|
|Soil type||Sandy loam, clay|
|Soil Moisture (minimum)||380 mm (14.6") per year|
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Last update Monday August 29, 2011 04:48 PM