Australian Fuchsia Red
Velvety, gray-green leaves densely cover this low evergreen shrub. Tubular flowers of dull red or carmine-pink hang down from its branches from winter through spring. Plant in sun or part shade in hot climates. Although drought tolerant, irrigate occasionally in the summer for best performance.
Correa 'Dusky Bells' ('Carmine Bells')
Leaf texture : Densely felted
Leaf shape : Oval
Leaf color : Grey-green topside; pale underside
Flower shape : Tubular
Flower color : Pink
Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen
Average size maturity width : 6 ft.
Average size maturity height : 3 ft.
USDA Zone : 20 to 25 F (Z9a)
Sunset zone : 14-24
Water requirements : Rarely (Drought Tolerant)
Light exposure : Partial Sun
Hummingbirds : Yes
Drought tolerant : Yes
Attractive bark : Yes