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Posted by George in Bandon Oregon
on 4/1/2018, 11:28 pm, in reply to "Re: names
couldn't say. certainly the "southern living garden book" (the equivalent of "sunset western garden book")lists the plant as appropriate for southern Florida and south Texas at least. coming from an area of summer rain in it's native South African habitat it should actually be more adapted to parts of those areas than it is to summer dry areas like out west.
the upper southern oregon coast
USDA zone 9a (Sunset zone 5)
DRY cool summers and WET cool winters
grow eucalyptus, banksias, telopeas, grevilleas, bottlebrush, mexican pines and oaks