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Adenanthos 'Platinum'

full sun
part shade
height 1.5m - 2.5m
spread 1.2m - 1.5m

If you are looking for a sun-loving, tough yet beautiful, evergreen plant look no further than Adenanthos “Platinum’. With its soft silver foliage and delightful small red flowers borne throughout the year, ‘Platinum’ could be grown either as a specimen plant, a striking hedge, or even as an interesting alternative to the standard Christmas tree. Platinum is perfectly suited to coastal gardens as well any position needing a bright sparkle of silver all year round.

  • Robust plant
  • Beautiful soft platinum grey foliage
  • Small red flowers borne throughout the year are bird attracting
  • Dry tolerant

Free draining soils preferred, on heavier soils plant in raised beds. Plant in full sun or part shaded position. Responds well to pruning and can be hedged.

  • Coastal gardens
  • Hedging and screening
  • Specimen plantings
  • Containers
  • Cut foliage for floral arrangments
  • Christmas tree

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