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Pink Australian Fuchsia

 

This low spreading evergreen shrub has a dense habit of round-oval foliage that is green above and grey-green below, giving an overall greener appearance than other Correa varieties. Pink, salmon, or orange flowers bloom over a long season from fall to spring hanging like bells from the branches. Does well in coastal conditions. Adapted to extended periods of drought and tolerant of either sun or shade.

Correa pulchella

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Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Densely felted underneath

Leaf shape : Roundish

Leaf color : Green above; grey-green below

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Tubular

Flower color : Orange

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 8 ft.

Average size maturity height : 2 - 2-1/2 ft.

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 20 to 25 F( Z9a)

Sunset zone : 14-24

Water requirements : Moderate

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes