Wooly Grevillea (Grevillea lanigera ‘Mount Tamboritha’)

Grevillea is an attractive, dense growing, low shrub which is a fuss free specimen to use in the garden. They are notoriously drought hardy and cope well on hot dry embankments.

Grevillea lanigera ‘Mount Tamboritha’ is evergreen and has grey green spiked leaves; these have a slight silvery appearance due to fine hairs on the leaves. The shrub has a low spreading habit and will extend to approximately 1, 5 meters when fully grown. Their approximate height is just less than half a meter but they can be easily pruned to shape.

Grevillea performs best in a full sun position and thrives in a well drained soil .Water to establish but once established it is happy in most growing climates. This plant is marvelously drought tolerant with minimal water seeing it through hot, dry months.

The spiraled flowers are of huge interest when they appear in the summer months clustered on the end of branches. They are pink and cream in colour and are loved by butterflies, bees and birds.

Grevillea lanigera ‘Mount Tamboritha’ is easy to grow and very rewarding .It is perfect for windy spots or seaside gardening. Try them on hot dry verges and steep embankments for all round evergreen colour and splashes of light pink in summer.

Eastern Cape Stockists:

Floradale Nursery – Port Elizabeth
Builders Express East London
Builders Express – Jeffreys Bay
Builders Express – Newton Park
Builders Express – Queenstown
Builders Express – Uitenhage
Builders Express – Walmer
Builders Express – Walker drive
Builders Warehouse – Port Elizabeth

Free State Stockists:

Alma Kwekery – Welkom
Bruwer Kwekery – Bloemfontein
Builders Warehouse Bloemfontein
Greenside Kwekery – Bloemfontein
Plants@Preller – Bloemfontein
Platberg Nursery – Harrismith
Pretty Garden Tuinsentrum – Bloemfontein
Urth Garden Centre – Bloemfontein

Gauteng Stockists:

Colourful Splendour – Craighall Park
Garden Pavilion – Brandmullers
Garden Pavilion – Eckards
Garden Pavilion – Sunkist
Keith Kirsten Waterfall – Midrand
Lifestyle Home Garden – Randburg
Plant Paradise Garden Centre – Pretoria
Schaffler’s Nursery – Johannesburg

North West Stockists:

Garden Pavilion – Potchefstroom

Western Cape Stockists:

Starke Ayres Garden Centre – Rosebank
Starke Ayres Garden Centre – West Coast Village
Stodels – Bellville
Stodels – Constantia
Stodels – Kenilworth
Stodels – Milnerton
Stodels – Somerset West
Builders Express – Knysna
Builders Warehouse – Cape Gate
Builders Warehouse – City
Builders Warehouse – Constantiaberg
Builders Warehouse – Table View
Builders Warehouse – Tygerberg

**Please note that not all stockists will have every plant featured**

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