Regelia velutina

Uses: Ornamental contrast shrub for low hedging and screening or foreground plant in streetscapes and reserves.
Bird and butterfly attracting. Requires well-drained soils. Responds well to pruning. Striking when in flower.

  • Height 2-6m
  • Spread 1-3.5m
  • Position
    • position-fullsun Full Sun
  • Family Myrtaceae
  • Botanical Name Regelia velutina
  • Origin WA
  • Habit Upright
  • Landscape 2nd line coast, Coastal footslopes, Plains, Hills
  • Soil Texture Loam, Sand
  • pH Acidic, Neutral
  • Tolerates Drought, Moderate frost
  • Supplementary Watering Minimal
  • Flower Colour Red, Orange
  • Flowering Time Spring, Summer
  • Flower Type Globular
  • Purpose Habitat, Ornamental
  • Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
  • Form Large Shrub (Usually exceeds 3.6m)