Native Bleeding Heart
Shrub to 6 Metres
Pioneer plant on forest edges, very fast growing with large heart-shaped leaves, older leaves turning deep red. Tiny greenish-yellow flowers in Spring to Summer.
Scarlet-coloured berries which attract many different birds.
Attractive spreading branches similar to a Poinciana tree (but smaller).
Natural Habitat: Rainforest, Eucalypt forest Margins
Aspect: Full Sun / Filtered Sun
Soil/Conditions: Moist / Adaptable
• Pioneer Plant
- Native Rainforest
- Gardening for Biodiversity
- Birds and Butterflies