Grevillea aquifolium prostrate
Genus Species: Grevillea aquifolium prostrate
Common / Product Name: Holly Carpet
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: Prostrate – Prostratem x 1.00 – 1.00m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: High
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Late Winter / ends: Spring
Flower Colour: Red
Irrigation: Once established low water.
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.