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botanical name:
Hakea epiglottis
Hakea epiglottis © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Conchium epiglottis
family:  Proteaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 4.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: yellow
main season:
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -14°C
USDA zone: 7 to 10
description:
Upright evergreen shrub with needle-like grey-green leaves. Creamy yellow flowers in summer.

cultivation:
Well drained, poorish soil in full sun. Opinions vary regarding its hardiness, from -5 to -14C.

other notes:
Native to the scrubland of Tasmania.
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