Size: To 6' tall and 5' wide
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun
Bright green leaves to 3/4" long. Red flowers, tubular. Well-drained soil.
See Australian Plant Image Index for photographs.
Published in Nov. Holl. Pl. 1: 29 in 1805.
Native to Australia.
Also published in Cult. Prot. 96 in 1809.
Mr. A. Menzies discovered this species, at King George's Sound, before Labillardiere was upon the coast.