Anigozanthos humilis

Cat's paw

 

Description: This West Australia species offers flower spikes from 4-12" long.  Flower color ranges from orange, orange-red to brown.

Culture: Full sun, absolutely well-drained sandy soil with additional lime added.  Stop watering when the plant goes dormant and slowly increase water needs as buds appear.

Uses: Pot plant, cut flowers.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Flowering plant
Flower Color Orange, orange-red to brown
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Very Low moisture
Native Western Australia
Family  
Key Benefits
bulletAttractive flowers
bulletExcellent cut flower
Problem Solving Features
bulletAttractive container plant
bulletLow maintenance
bulletLow moisture needs

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Seed erratic and somewhat difficult to germinate.  May need heat treatment or other methods to improve germination.
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