Telopea ‘Braidwood Brilliant’ – Waratah

A dense small shrub with broad deep green foliage with red, medium sized flat flower heads. A great feature shrub for general garden beds or rockeries. Also suitable for a large container and is a great cut flower, which helps to prune the plant as well. Likes a well drained soil, feed with a good native fertilizer in spring, watering in well after application.

Family : Proteaceae
Cultivar Name: Braidwood Brilliant
Plant Type : Large shrub
Width : 2
Flowering Time : Spring, Summer
Soil Type : Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Potting mix
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Open foliage, Column-shaped
Soil Moisture : Well-drained
Special Uses : Cut flower, Pipe and drain friendly
Scientific Name: Telopea
Common Name : Waratah
Height : 2
Flower Color : Red
pH Level : Acid, Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Container growing, Flower garden, Cold climate
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects