An upright rounded shrub to around 10′ by 8′ to 12′ wide. It has thin, long, somewhat soft, needle-like dark green leaves along vertical branches. Large, dark rose-pink and orange flower clusters form on the ends of branches. Can be used for cut flowers.
Grevillea is native to Australia.
Plant in full sun in a well-drained soil. Hardy to the mid 20° F. This is a large shrub and needs space to look its best.
May be difficult to propagate.
The name ‘Long John’ comes from a combination of the names of the two parent species, Grevillea longistyla and G. johnsonii, that were involved in this hybrid.
In Our Garden
Plant ID: P21042
Found in Pots,
Waiting to find its forever home in the garden.
We acquired this plant from UCSC - Norries.