golden penda 3Golden Penda / Xanthostemon Chrysanthus

Breathtaking bright yellow flowers (Aug-Feb) which attracts nectar-feeding birds

 

Golden Penda
Xanthostemon chrysanthus

Height 4-8m
Width 2m
This is a very desirable garden plant for warmer climates in a sunny position in moist, well drained soils
The flowers occur in clusters near the ends of the branches and are bright yellow and very conspicuous
It responds well to pruning and may be kept to large shrub proportions if pruned annually
Useful as a specimen tree, hedge, windbreak
The flower is popular with nectar feeding birds, such as parrots and lorikeets

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