Grevillea (G.alpina x G.'Scarlet Sprite') Common / Product Name: Fireworks
Genus Species: Grevillea (G.alpina x G.’Scarlet Sprite’)
Common / Product Name: Fireworks
Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)
Height x Width: 1 – 1m x 0.75 – 0.75m
Pruning: Light Medium
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Spring
Flower Colour: Yellow with red tips
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.