Grevillea (G.laurifolia x G.'Copper Rocket')
Genus Species: Grevillea (G.laurifolia x G.’Copper Rocket’)
Common / Product Name: Raptor
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: Prostrate x 1.5 – 2m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
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 -6°C for short periods once established. Some frost damage below -7°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.