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Anigozanthos 'Bush Pizzaz' (Kangaroo Paw)

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Plant description

Anigozanthos Bush Pizzaz

Anigozanthos 'Bush Pizazz' is a strappy leaf perennial plant with masses of magenta pink flowers and a dwarf habit. One of the better garden performers amongst the dwarf kangaroo paws. A good feature plant, and great for container growing. Likes a sunny position and a well drained soil. Once the flowering has finished, cut back the stems to ground level to rejuvenate the plant.

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

Additional plant information

Flowers

Flower colour: purple pink
Flowering season: spring summer

Plant size

Maximum height: 0.6 metres
Minimum height: 0.5 metres

Maximum width: 0.5 metres
Minimum width: 0.4 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.

Soil types & conditions

Loam: moist, well-drained.

Clay: well-drained.

Sand: moist, well-drained.

Miscellaneous information

Native to: Australia.

Planting season: not specified.

Types of fertiliser: Good native fertiliser.

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