About This Product
Botanical Name: Leucadendron salignum 'Chief'
Common Name: Chief Cone Bush
An evergreen shrub with red, upright stems and a tall, bushy form. Slender, oval leaves are green with bright red new growth. Flowers are made up of pale pink and light yellow bracts that surround large, yellow cones. Blooms at branch tips in winter and spring. Long-lasting cut flower. Likes acidic soils. Does not tolerate phosphorous fertilizers.
USDA Zone: Zones 9 - 11
Sunset Zone: Zones 16, 17, 20 - 24; H1
Mature Height: 6 - 8 feet
Mature Width: 6 - 8 feet
Water Needs: Moderate