crackerjack red

plant type

Mimetes cucullatus

plant dimensions

Height: 1.5m

Width: 1.0m


Full Sun

water usage

Low Water Use

flowering time


frost tolerance

Light Frost

soil type

Well drained acidic soil, Low pH

suitable for

Home Garden


A distinctive hardy shrub producing beautiful red and green foliage all year round. From winter to late spring small fluffy white flowers appear amongst its foliage, making it a unique addition to any landscape. Excellent for coastal gardens and ideal for low maintenance and low water use gardens.