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Hakea orthorrhyncha/Bird Beak Hakea

Hakea orthorrhyncha / Hakea orthorrhyncha
Clusters of red flowers perched throughout the tree
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Clusters of red flowers perched throughout the tree

Close view of thin, tubular flowers

Fine-textured, needle-like foliage

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Scientific Name: Hakea orthorrhyncha
Common Name: Bird Beak Hakea
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Winter
Flower color: Red
Fruit present: Summer
Fruit color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
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Comments: This is a large spreading shrub native to Western Australia. It is noted for clusters of bright red flowers and fine-textured foliage. It produces red beaked fruit. Requires full sunlight and dry soils. Reported to attract birds.