Leucadendron 'ebony' (ebony conebush)
Leucadendron 'Ebony', Ebony Conebush
A bushy compact shrub that grows up to four feet and six feet wide with blackish-purple foliage and burgundy red bracts surrounding the flowers from late winter to summer. It is a a hybrid between Leucadendron laureolum and L. salignum.
- Plant in full sun
- Prefers well-drained alkaline or clay soil
- Irrigate occasionally to infrequently once established.
- Hardy up 20 degrees
- Native to South Africa