Adenanthos sericeus – Woolly Bush
DESCRIPTION: A small and densely growing Australian native shrub with very soft and velvety fine foliage.
*height & width at maturity
FORM: Upright shrub becoming rounded with upright branching. Foliage extends to the ground.
FOLIAGE: Mid to grey-green leaves densley arranged on branches are fine and soft to the touch.
FLOWERS and FRUIT: Small red flowers, similar to a Kangaroo Paw (Anigozanthus) appear among the foliage.
GROWTH RATE: Moderate.
LANDSCAPE USES: Low maintenance gardens, native gardens, containers, hedges and borders, feature.
TOLERANCES: Tolerant to light frosts. High tolerance to coastal conditions and drought. Requires well drained soil.