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Adenanthos sericeus, Coastal Woolly Bush

Adenanthos sericeus

Coastal Woolly Bush
Family: Proteaceae
Origin: Australia
Large shrub 5-10 ftSmall tree 10-20 ftFull sunModerate waterOrnamental foliageRed/crimson/vinous flowersSeaside, salt tolerant plant

A. sericeus is an ornamental shrub, with soft grey foliage, and red flowers that bloom in spring. It is an excellent choice for coastal planting, as it tolerates both salt and wind tolerant. However, this plant will not withstand heavy clay or wet soil.





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