Lambertia orbifolia – Round-leaf Honeysuckle

A medium to  large shrub growing from 2 to 3 metres high, but can be larger. The orange-red tubular flowers occur through the year, peak flowering is from spring to autumn, and they are attractive to nectar feeding wildlife. Likes well drained soil and a sunny to semi shaded spot. Regular pruning will encourage a more dense growth habit. An endangered plant in its natural range in the south west of Western Australia.

Family : Proteaceae
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Plant Type : Large shrub
Width : 3
Flowering Time : Spring, Summer, Autumn
Soil Type : Sandy, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Open foliage
Soil Moisture : Dry, Well-drained
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Scientific Name: Lambertia orbifolia
Common Name : Round-leaf Honeysuckle
Height : 5
Flower Color : Red
pH Level : Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Plant Environment : Drought resistant
Light : Sunny
Lifespan : Perennial
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Nectar eating birds, Other insects