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Anigozanthos 'Green Dragon' is a clumping herbaceous perennial with lovely emerald green and cream paw shaped flowers. It has a dwarf habit with unbranched stems. A short-lived garden plant but outstanding in a pot. Grow in a sunny spot in a well drained soil, and fertilise in spring with a good slow release fertiliser. A sprinkle of snail pellets will control slugs and snails, which love the new growth.
Further reading: Growing Kangaroo Paws (an article written by native plant expert Angus Stewart).
Flower colour: green
Flowering season: spring
Maximum height: 0.6 metres
Minimum height: 0.6 metres
Maximum width: 0.5 metres
Minimum width: 0.5 metres
This plant will tolerate full sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: birds.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate.
Loam: moist, well-drained.
Clay: not suitable.
Sand: moist, well-drained.
Ink spot disease
Slugs and snails
Native to: Australia.
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: Good slow release fertiliser.