Kangaroo Paws
Anigozanthos manglesii 'Kanga Pink'

Family: Haemodoraceae
Genus: Anigozanthos (an-ih-go-ZAN-thos) (Info)
Species: manglesii (man-GELS-ee-eye) (Info)
Cultivar: Kanga Pink

Category:

Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Water Requirements:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pink

Bloom Time:

Mid Winter

Foliage:

Evergreen

Smooth-Textured

Provides winter interest

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Davenport, California

Irvine, California

Lakewood, California

Long Beach, California

Oak Park, California

San Anselmo, California

Eustis, Florida

Cumberland, Maryland

Carlisle, Pennsylvania

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jun 19, 2012, annette_c from Eustis, FL (Zone 9a) wrote:

A darling plant but here in Central Florida, I had no success. I planted these in the ground and they died in less than 2 months. I wonder if it is too humid? Maybe a drier climate?
Anyhow, I purchased these at Lowes.