Ceratopetalum gummiferum Alberys Red

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Ceratopetalum gummiferum Alberys Red is an early flowering, compact variety of NSW Christmas Bush. A simply stunning addition to the garden, producing masses of white flowers in Spring, followed by a halo of showy, red sepals. The evergreen foliage is soft and graceful, with mid-green leaves arranged in threes. This plant is in high demand for the cut flower market during Summer, for the flower, leaves but mostly for the sepals. A small tree to large shrub it is a perfect feature plant, excellent in garden beds and the cuttings as stunning floral arrangements about your house.

Quick Facts:

  • What to use me for: Foliage and sepals are superb for cut flower arrangements, feature plant, mass planting

  • I grow to: 3-5m high, 2-2.5m wide

  • I am currently: 10-15cm high

  • Where to place me: Full sun or part shade 

  • How far to space me: If it is a hedge or border plant pop in the spacing (in cm less than a metre). 

  • Soil Conditions: Prefers extremely well drained soil

  • My features: Bird Attracting

Our plants are beautifully grown, mature tube stock with well-developed roots. They are guaranteed sun-hardened, can be planted directly into the ground and are excellent performers for your garden.

We carefully package your plants into a customised box to ensure safe transport, healthy plants and delivery to your door. 

Please take care when choosing your plants. Some plants are poisonous and individuals may be more sensitive or react differently

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