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Anigozanthos flavidus 'Big Red'

Big Red Tall Kangaroo Paw

Tall Red Kangaroo Paw
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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Anigozanthos flavidus 'Big Red'
Principal Common Name Big Red Tall Kangaroo Paw
Common Name(s) Tall Red Kangaroo Paw
Synonym
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.
General Comments
Origin Australia
Nativity
Height Range 4 - 6 FT
Spread Range 2 - 3 FT
Flower Showy Y
Warning
Sunset Zones 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones 10a : 10b : 11
Leaf Color Green
Leaf Texture Grass-like : Sword-like
Form Shrub
Flower Color Dark Red : Red
Flower Time Mar : Apr : May : June : July : Aug : Sept : Oct : Spring : Summer : Fall
Months
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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