Genus Species: Grevillea alpina
Common / Product Name: Mountain Grevillea
Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)
Height x Width: 1 – 2.5m x 1.00 – 2.00m
Pruning: Light Medium
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Most of the year / ends: Except Autumn
Flower Colour: Yellow, red, yellow and red, yellow and white, red and white, pink and white, or pink.
Irrigation: Will require watering over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -1°C for short periods once established. Some frost damage below -3°C. Use a product called Envy to protect plants from frost.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to the Low 40’s°C for short periods.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.