Common Names: spider flower
Type: Evergreen shrub
Size: 5 ft. high and 10 ft. wide.
Flowers: Fragrant white flowers; mid winter to spring; needle-like light green leaves.
Uses: Attractive hedge in bloom; screen, accent, slopes, near oak trees.
Wildlife: Nectar and seeds for butterflies, birds. Deer resistant.
Soil: Grows in a variety of soils from clay loams to sands; prefers acid to neutral density well-drained.
Water: Low to medium; periodic deep soakings are best. Avoid lawns. Drought tolerant.
Sun: Full sun to some shade.
Pruning: Prune after flowering to control shape and stimulate further bloom.
Pests & Diseases: (None found.)
Notes: Like other Proteas, Grevilleas are sensitive to phosphorous. Another attractive grevillea is G. curviloba x G. phanerophlebia ‘White Wings’. Hardy to 20° F.