- Great as cut flowers for floral arrangement
- Coastal Tolerant
- Mild Frost Tolerant
- A colourful garden plant either as a feature plant or mass planted for effect
- Useful accent plant in any garden
An erect spreading evergreen shrub which will get wider than tall with age. Produces deep red pincushion like flower heads terminally from Spring to early Summer.
Likes an open sunny situation in acidic free draining light soils in full sun. Prune back after flowering has finished by half to two - thirds to keep bush tidy and will result in excellent flowering for the following year.