grevillea_magic_lantern

Grevillea “Magic Lantern”

Native to Australia
Evergreen Shrub

Sun: Full Sun
Water: Low, in well-draining soil
Size: 3ft tall x 4-6ft. wide
Mounding low shrub that often stays below 1ft. tall, but can grow up a bit with encouragement. Grey foliage and showy red flower clusters. Do not cut back in summer before blooming. Do not fertilize, do not overwater. Hardy to 28F.

Grevillea have their own subfamily, Grevilleoideae, in the Protea Family, Proteaceae. It was named in honour of Charles Francis Greville.