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NZ Native Red Kaka Beak [48440]

NZ Native Red Kaka Beak

Clianthus puniceus rosea

Lush, green, wide-spreading shrub that produces stunning large red flowers which hang in clusters of 15-20 blooms in spring. Flowers are shaped like a parrots beak, hence the name.

Caution: snails can strip masses of leaves overnight!


Annual or Perennial  Perennial
Hardiness  Half-hardy
Approx days to flower/harvest 150
Height 1.5m
Space between plants  1m
Propagation  Prophouse germination recommended
When to sow Spring, Summer
Seeds per packet Approx 20