Leucadendron 'Countess Red'
Botanical Name: Proteaceae Leucadendron salignum f. red selection
Position(Full Sun/Part Shade): Full Sun
Frost tolerance: will tolerate frosts to -5°C
Uses: Mass planting, feature plant, foliage, pot suitable
Description: Leucadendron Red Countess is a medium sized shrub with red foliage in Summer and Autumn.
How to look after Leucadendron Red Countess:
Plant in a free draining acidic soil.
Although Leucadendrons are drought tolerant, soil should be kept moist in the first year until plant is established, once established they may require some watering in extremely dry conditions.
Prune Leucadendron Red Countess in Late Spring to encourage new growth and maitain shape.