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Common Woollybush

Common Woollybush is an easy-to-grow, large shrub with small, red flowers and soft, silvery foliage

Large Shrub Excellent Screening Plant Feature Foliage Suitable for Pots Waterwise

For information on staying waterwise, seeking a watering exemption while establishing your garden, offers, rebates and more, please visit the Water Corporation website.

Noongar Name: Unknown

Scientific Name: Adenanthos cygnorum

Performance: Easy to grow

Size: Large shrub with a maximum height 4m

Flower: Red

Flowering Time: Djilba – Birak (Sep – Dec)

Natural Distribution: Grows locally in the Perth region


Growing at a Glance

See Growing Guide for more detail

Position: Adaptable to sunny and light-shade positions

Watering: A waterwise, drought-hardy plant.

Feeding: Fertiliser not required.

Pruning: Tip pruning a couple of times a year.

Invited Guests

This provides habitat for Invertebrates, Birds, Reptiles, and Mammals


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