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Anigozanthos 'Bush Revolution' (Kangaroo Paw)

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Helpful articles

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

Dealing with possums in the garden.

Planning your garden. Learn how to design a garden using a step-by-step approach.

Combating too much rain - 8 top tips
. Tips for the gardener on how to cope with lots of rain.

Plant description

Anigozanthos Bush Revolution 4

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Anigozanthos Bush Revolution 1

Anigozanthos 'Bush Revolution' is a tall kangaroo paw, with vibrant orange flowers on highly branched stems. A tough plant, with great garden performance. The flowers are highly attractive to birds. A good kangaroo paw for landscaping, as it is disease resistant and reasonably hardy. Likes a sunny spot in well drained soils. Cut back the dead flower stems to keep the plant neat.

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

Additional plant information

Flowers

Flower colour: orange
Flowering season: spring summer

Plant size

Maximum height: 2 metres
Minimum height: 2 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: not specified.

Types of fertiliser: Good native fertiliser.

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