Telopea speciosissima x monganesis
A small shrub with broad deep green foliage and brilliant cherry-red flowers in Spring. Great as a feature shrub for garden beds or rockeries. 3m H x 2mW.
Looks fantastic in a large pot - be sure to use Native Potting Mix
Developed at the Australian National Botanic Gardens in Canberra this variety was selected for it's hardiness and brilliant flower colour.
Plant in semi shade - full sun position in well drained acidic soil with Low pH. Lightly prune after flowering, or pick all flowers to maintain shape.
Will tolerate moderate frosts however late frosts can damage flowers