Telopea mongaensis Braidwood Waratah
2m x 2m
Grows naturally in the Monga NP and nearby forests.
Upright multi-stemmed shrub with dark green leaves and open bright red flowers at the ends of the branches.
Frost hardy.Requires a shady moist site well-drained site in loamy soil. Can be grown in a large tub. Background shrub, specimen, around pools. Prune back stems after flowering leaving 2-3 leaf buds. Fertilise in spring and autumn with native plant granules. Give a few applications of liquid Aquasol during the warmer months. If scale appears spray weekly with White Oil (you can buy this ready to go in a can).
Super tube $8.00
(200mm pot - courier only $25.00)