Grevillea australis

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USDA Hardiness zone: Zn7a 5º to 0ºF

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Alpine Grevillea is a cold hardy, handsome adaptable evergreen shrub that is good looking at all times. In late winter/early spring flossy white flowers explode over the bush and emit an intense honey fragrance. Each small leaf is olive/ochre green on the surface and silver below. Fine textured very rounded compact shrub to 4′ tall and 5′ wide in 5 years. Avoid enriched, over improved soil. Best in unimproved native or even poor soils with sharp drainage. Little water ever once established. Cold hardiest Grevillea taking temperatures to just near 0ºF with no problem. Good deer resistance.

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