Anigozanthos flavidus 'Big Red'
Big Red Tall Kangaroo PawTall Red Kangaroo Paw
|Scientific Name||Anigozanthos flavidus 'Big Red'|
|Principal Common Name||Big Red Tall Kangaroo Paw|
|Common Name(s)||Tall Red Kangaroo Paw|
|Description||Perennial herbaceous plant with clumps of sword-like leaves and tall red fuzzy tubular flowers that curve and split at the end like kangaroo paws. Plants are intolerant of frost.|
|Height Range||4 - 6 FT|
|Spread Range||2 - 3 FT|
|Sunset Zones||21 : 22 : 23 : 24|
|USDA Zones||10a : 10b : 11|
|Leaf Texture||Grass-like : Sword-like|
|Flower Color||Dark Red : Red|
|Flower Time||Mar : Apr : May : June : July : Aug : Sept : Oct : Spring : Summer : Fall|
|Ease of Growing||Average|
|Light Preferences||Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Part Sun|
|Soil Preferences||Loam : Sandy : Well-drained|
|Watering Preferences||Medium : Sparse|
|Outstanding Features||Attracts Birds : Bedding : Color : Cut Flower : Drought tolerant : Evergreen : Flower : Heat Tolerant|
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