California-Friendly Plant: Kangaroo Paw - G’day mate! This Aussie native features colorful, small, tubular flowers that bloom with six tiny pointed petals that look like the front paws of a kangaroo. They prefer well-drained soil and don’t need much water, making these colorful Aussies the perfect summertime addition to your CA-Friendly garden. Season: Summer. Size: Varies based on hybrid. Color: Red, pink, yellow. Water: Low. Sun: Full. Visit www.MNWD.com.