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Adenanthos cygnorum

Classification

Order: Fabales
   Family: Fabaceae
            Genus: Adenanthos
                        Specie: Adenanthos cygnorum

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 12 ft (3.5 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Silver-gray foliage; green flowers spring?summer

Uses: Bird-attracting plant Shrub borders

Zones: 9-10

Description: Over 12?ft (3.5?m) tall in the wild but usually smaller in cultivation, this Western Australian species has very narrow, hairy silver-gray foliage. The flowers are a light green shade and have a prominent bulbous nectary. ZONES 9?10.

Growth Habit: Erect bushy habit

Comments: Not tolerant of high humidity





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