Hakea dactyloides. finger hakea

Family Proteacea
Description Medium upright shrub
Flowering Time Spring
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Florabank Profile
Vegetation Communities Sclerophyll communities including heath.
Soil Types Generally on light soils.
Values / Uses
Revegetation / Habitat Values Good species for enriching understorey diversity
Amenity / Ornamental Values
Other Values Attractive and reliable hakea for gardens. Reliable and vigorous with good dense growth it is an excellent species for roadside plantings.
Tolerances
Water Deficit high
Compaction average
Waterlogging average
Shade low
Minimum Temperature -5 degrees
Seed & Germination Details
Average no. Seeds per Gram 51
Viability Period long
Dormancy none
Treatment none required
Days From First to Last Germination at 25 Degrees Aug-51
Direct Seeding easy