Hakea petiolaris x myrtoides
Genus Species: Hakea petiolaris x myrtoides
Common / Product Name: Burrendong Beauty
Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)
Height x Width: 0.5 – 1.5m x 1.50 – 3.00m
Pruning: Light Medium
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Late Winter / ends: Early Spring
Flower Colour: Bright Pink
Irrigation: Will require watering over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Occasional temperatures as low as -8°C, very hardy to 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.