Clianthus puniceus
(kaka beak)

Temporarily Out of Stock


Height: 200 cm
Width: 200 cm
Growth per Annum: Fast
Climate: Half Hardy
Sun: Full Sun, Part Shade
Soil: Dry, Moist
Category: Shrub
Features: Native. Attractive to birds and insects.

The showiest flowers of all the native plants. A short-lived small shrub with spreading branches covered with light green, fine foliage and large red flowers from early summer. Benefits from a heavy prune after flowering. Evergreen. Place in a well-drained soil away from heavy frosts and strong winds.

Habitat: Coastal forests.

Flowering: November - December
Fruiting:    Seed pods may be present at anytime of the year


  Each 20 or more 50 or more
2l Pot $8.50 $8.00 $