Hakea sericea (pink form)

Silky Hakea


Description:  Pink flowering shrub 4 m x 3 m (12' x 9').  The leaves are prickly and the flowers appear in axillary clusters.  The fruits are large and prominent.  A very hardy plant that makes a useful screening.  More moisture and humidity tolerant than the West Australia Hakea species.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Large shrub to 12'
Flower Color Pink
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Well drained soils
Native New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania
Family: Proteaceae

Key Benefits

bulletExcellent rockery plant
bulletPink flowers

Problem Solving Features

bulletMedium size shrub 12' x 9'
bulletLow moisture
bulletNo fertilizer needed
bulletFull sun
bulletWell drained soils
bulletLow maintenance
bulletExcellent for screening

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed germinates easily with normal methods.


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