Grevillea (G. Copper Crest x G. Nector Delight)
Genus Species: Grevillea (G. Copper Crest x G. Nector Delight)
Common / Product Name: Carpet Layer
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: Prostrate – 0.2m x 1.5 – 2.5m
Pruning: Light annually
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Late Summer / ends: Early Winter
Flower Colour: Crimson
Irrigation: Water to estasblish plant and water over long dry periods. This plant requires well drained soils.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as 1°C can sustain short periods of frost however leaves will have damage marks.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures from the low 30’s° to mid 40’s for short periods.
Fertilising: Use a slow release fertilizer annually.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.