Bracteantha bracteatum 'Dreamtime Jumbo Red'


Photo courtesy of Ball Horticulture

  • Large, multi-layered papery feeling petals with gold centers
  • Long lasting flowers
  • Compact, mounding habit
  • Great cut/dried flower
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Cut Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Dried Flower/ Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow plant.  Plant in full sun in very well drained soil. Fertilize every 1-2 weeks.  Do not overwater.

Height: 10-12 in
Spread: 10-12 in
Spacing: 16 in
Price Level 1: $4.99 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Red

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Cut Flower/ Foliage
  • Low Maintenance
  • Border or Bed
  • Dried Flower/ Foliage
  • Mass Planting
  • Container
  • Drought Tolerant

Critter Resistance:

  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Deer Resistant
  • Squirrel Resistant


  • Full Sun


  • Upright
  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Gray

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring
  • Fall
  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water