Kangaroo Paw climate requirements? - Knowledgebase Question

Seattle, WA
Question by cooknbush
August 6, 2007
What climate and or temperature requirements are necessary for a long living Kangaroo Paw?


Image
Answer from NGA
August 6, 2007

0

Kangaroo Paws are native to Australia and grow best in hot, dry climates. They won't perform well if the humidity is high or temperatures are low, such as you'd find in the Pacific Northwest. You can treat them as summer annuals in your gardening region or as houseplants. Indoors, they need bright light (3' from a sunny window), and moderately moist soils.

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:

Username:

Password:

[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by joannakat and is called "Two poppies (Icelandic and California)"