Spider Flower

Care advice

Watering guidelines During summer the soil should be kept moist, while during winter it just should not dry up completely.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers full sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm summer (average around 20 °C) and very cold winter (average under 10 °C) climates.
pH range 5.5 - 7.8
Acidity preference loves acidic conditions
Toxicity poisonous


Climate humid subtropical



Other common names Silky-Oak, Toothbrush
Family Proteaceae


Growth form tree
Hardiness USDA 9 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -7°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • cream
  • mauve
  • pink
  • red
  • rose
  • yellow
Leaf color
  • green