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Anigozanthos 'Bush Fury' (Kangaroo Paw)

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Fertilisers. Learn all about fertilisers, the different varieties and their applications.

Grevilleas. Learn all about grevilleas from native plant expert Angus Stewart.

Stone Gabion fencing and retaining walls. Gabion is a wire basket or wire form, filled with stones and shaped into a fence or retaining wall type structure. Read this article to learn more.

Angus's Top Gum Trees for Gardens. Angus Stewart's list of the best gum trees (Eucalyptus, Corymbia and Angophora) for Australian gardens.

Plant description

Anigozanthos Bush Fury 4

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Anigozanthus 'Bush Fury' is a medium sized plant that is a good garden performer with an extended flowering period, from autumn through to late spring. Dark red furry flowers on a well branched stem, which are highly attractive to birds. Bush Fury is a good landscaping choice, as it is long lived and disease resistant. Cut the plant back hard after flowering to encourage fresh new growth.

Further reading: Growing Kangaroo Paws (an article written by native plant expert Angus Stewart).

Additional plant information

Flowers

Flower colour: red
Flowering season: not specified

Plant size

Maximum height: 1.5 metres
Minimum height: 1.5 metres

Maximum width: 1 metres
Minimum width: 1 metres

Sunlight, frost & salt tolerance

This plant will tolerate full sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.

Fauna attracting?

Yes. Attracts: birds.

Climate

This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate, subtropical.

Soil types & conditions

Loam: moist, well-drained.

Clay: moist, well-drained.

Sand: moist, well-drained.

Miscellaneous information

Native to: Australia.

Planting season: Any.

Types of fertiliser: Good general purpose fertiliser.

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