Kangaroo Paw, Cat's Paw
Anigozanthos 'Bush Pearl'

Family: Haemodoraceae
Genus: Anigozanthos (an-ih-go-ZAN-thos) (Info)
Cultivar: Bush Pearl

Category:

Perennials

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Height:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pink

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Evergreen

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Clayton, California

Fremont, California

Martinez, California

Oak Park, California

San Leandro, California

San Antonio, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jan 16, 2006, romandoguinn from Albany, CA (Zone 10a) wrote:

I love this plant! Super cool. Very easy. It seemed to darken a bit after all of our recent rain, from a candy pink to almost a burgundy color. Beautiful either way! Effortless!

Positive

On Aug 30, 2003, Happenstance from Northern California, CA wrote:

This is a hybrid A. humilis x bicolor x flavidus