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Anigozanthos 'Bush Tango'
Common Name: Kangaroo Paw Family: Haemodoraceae (The Bloodwort Family)

Anigozanthos  'Bush Tango'
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Notes:
Kangaroo paws have some of the most distinctive flowers in the botanical world with clusters of fuzzy tubular flowers that look like a kangaroo's paw and that bloom for months! 'Bush Tango' has flowers in shades of orange, apricot and red on stems up to three feet tall above iris-like mid-green foliage. Tolerant of some freezing but safest to bring plants inside to a greenhouse or as a houseplant in winter.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Australasia
Garden Origin
Native Habitat:
Dry sandy, siliceous areas of southwest Australia and a variety of other environments and soil types.

ClassEvergreen  Primary Bloom ColourOrange 
TypeTender  Secondary Bloom ColourRed 
Height2-4'  Bloom TimeSpring - Fall 
Spread8-12'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureSun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Dry  Stem ColourRed 
Hardiness Zone8-11  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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