Plant of the Month: Anigozanthos Yellow Gem

Our Plant of the Month for September is the Anigozanthos Yellow Gem. This hardy Kangaroo Paw grows between 1-2 metres high by 60 cm wide. It has yellow flowers with red stems and will flower prolifically through Spring and Summer. It grows well in a sunny spot in sandy well drained soil. It is suited to growing in pots or a flower bed and looks great mass planted. TheĀ  Kangaroo Paw makes a great cut flower lasting up to 2 weeks in a vase and attracts bees, nectar eating birds and butterflies. Yellow Gem is very low maintenance, is tolerant of disease and light frost. Worthy of a spot in any garden.