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Grevillea 'Boongala Spinebill' is a spreading medium sized shrub with attractive toothed foliage. The new leaf growth has a red tinge. It has a long flowering period, from winter through spring, with red toothbrush-like flowers. Birds love the nectar rich blooms, which can be used for cut flowers. A great feature shrub or screen plant, also useful for planting on banks to hold the soil. Pruning after flowering will help to stop the plant looking too open and untidy.
Flower colour: red
Flowering season: spring summer autumn winter
Maximum height: 2.5 metres
Minimum height: 1 metres
Maximum width: 5 metres
Minimum width: 2 metres
This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is not salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: birds.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: temperate, subtropical.
Soil pH: 5.5-6.5
Native to: Australia.
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: Low phosphorus native fertiliser.