Ornamental shrub, variable in size and habit, with lignotuber. Bright orange-red profuse flowers in winter. Outstanding species for hot dry areas or coastal climates. Requires well-drained soils in full sun or light shade and great bird attractor.
Biological Name: Hakea orthorrhyncha
Common Name: Birds Beak Hakea
Flower Color: Red
Flower Time: Winter-spring
1 Gallon: $16.00
2 Gallon: not available
5 Gallon: $36.00
15 Gallon: not available
Mail Order Plant (online only): $38.00
Seeds (online only): not available
Propagation Information: No pre-treatment required. Seed germinates readily 3-12 weeks. Sow seed in mix 3:1 Perlite:Peat and cover the depth of the seed. Keep moist until germination occurs. Best to sow in individual containers to prevent damage to the root system when transplanting. Drench seed with a fungicide after sowing to prevent "Damping Off'.