Adenanthos pungens subsp. effusus
Genus Species: Adenanthos pungens subsp. effusus
Common / Product Name: Coral Cover
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: Prostrate – Prostratem x 1 – 1m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Low
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Early Spring / ends: Mid Spring
Flower Colour: Pale coral pink
Irrigation: Once established low water.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -3°C for short periods once established.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C. Can tolerate higher temperatures for short periods over the summer months.
Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.