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Anigozanthos 'Rampaging Roy Slaven' (Kangaroo Paw)

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Plant description

Anigozanthos Rampaging Roy Slaven

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Anigozanthos 'Rampaging Roy Slaven' is a strappy leafed perennial plant with dark orange flowers on a well branched stem. It is a medium sized plant, a good garden performer with an extended flowering period, from spring to summer, and through to autumn. It likes full sun, and well drained soil. In heavier soils, build up the garden bed to improve drainage, or grow in large containers. Fertilise in early spring with a slow release fertiliser. Remove old flowers to tidy the plant, and any old diseased foliage.

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 autumn

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: not specified.

Types of fertiliser: not specified.

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