Robyn Gordon grevillea

Grevillea ‘Robyn Gordon’

Description

A small to medium size evergreen shrub with an upright mounding habit, 4-6 ft. tall and as wide. Foliage has an open and airy quality that is comprised of 6-8 in. long bipinnately divided bright green leaves. Large red and pink flowers grow in 4-5 in. long terminal racemes and hang gracefully from stems. Flowering is most intense from late spring through summer, but can occur intermittently all year.

The Robyn Gordon grevillea cultivar is a graceful mounding shrub. It prefers well-drained soils, sun to partial shade and regular supplemental water during winter and spring. Established plants do well with reduced summer moisture. It is commonly selected as an accent color plant in small gardens and background spaces.

Plant Type: Shrub
Foliage Character: Evergreen
Habit: Upright, Open, Mounding, Graceful
Growth Rate: Fast
Foliage Color: Medium green
Flower Color: Red, Pink
Flower Season: Summer, Spring
Soil Adaptations: Well-draining soil
Exposure Adaptations: Morning sun, Heat, All day sun
Function: Wildlife value, Residential spaces, Raised planters, Hummingbird plant, Grouped, Flowering accent plant, Commercial spaces, Banks, Background plant
Height: 4 ft. – 6 ft.
Width: 4 ft. – 6 ft.