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Australian Native Plants, located in Ventura, CA, is a leader in ornamental trees and shrubs for Mediterranean gardens. Shop the online store or come visit us (by appointment only).
Protea coronata

Description

Attractive medium shrub with unusual flower heads of apple green like a Granny Smith!  Shrub forms a thick trunk and has lanceolate soft green  leaves that turn purplish around the flowerheads.  Tolerant of well-drained heavy clay soils coastal or inland California. Lightly frost tolerant. Withstands coastal salt winds. Excellent cut flower and bird attracting shrub. 

Details

Biological Name: Protea coronata
Common Name: Apple-green Protea
Exposure: Full Sun
Flower Color: Apple Green
Flower Time: Winter-spring
Height: 6-8'
Width: 5-7'
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Hardenbergia, Acacia, Senna and Casuarinas have nitrogen-fixing nodules on their root systems to help provide nitrogen for other plants close to them?

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