Also Known as: Scarlet Kunzea
Height - 3m
A pretty shrub with grey/green oblong leaves and large, profuse, crimson flower clusters with gold tips in spring and summer. This species has been in cultivation as a garden plant for many years. It makes a good feature plant but the fine foliage also makes it suitable as a screening or hedge plant, given that it also responds very well to pruning. Tolerates poor soil.
Approximate viable seed per gram:More than 5000
Packet of 100 seeds $18.00
5 grams $44
50 grams $379
How to Grow
Recommended pre germination seed treatment:
Seed germinates without pre treatment. Sow seed direct from packet & keep moist until germination is complete.