Anigozanthos viridis
Kangaroo Paw

Uses: As a vertical accent in mixed beds or planted en-mass in median strips, verges and roundabouts.
Prune old flowering stems.
Bird and insect attracting.
Requires well-drained soils.
Note: Fire retardant plant as per SA Country Fire Service, contact for further information.

  • Height 0.4-0.5m
  • Spread 0.4-0.5m
  • Position
    • position-fullsun Full Sun
  • Family Haemodoraceae
  • Botanical Name Anigozanthos viridis
  • Common Name Kangaroo Paw
  • Origin WA
  • Habit Strap-leaved
  • Landscape 2nd line coast, Coast, Hills, Plains
  • Soil Texture Loam, Sand
  • pH Acidic, Alkaline, Neutral
  • Tolerates Fire, Light frost, Lime
  • Supplementary Watering Minimal
  • Flower Colour Green
  • Flowering Time Winter, Spring
  • Flower Type Tubular
  • Purpose Habitat, Ornamental
  • Evergreen/Deciduous Evergreen
  • Form Strap-leaved