FIRE BELLS™ Correa
Fire Bells™ Correa pulchella ‘COR11’ PBR Intended
- Vibrant orange/red flowers in winter/early spring
- Excellent for small gardens and patios
- Compact, dense Correa pulchella ground cover
Description: Fire Bells™ Correa is a compact ground cover with intense orange/red flowers.
It needs very little pruning to stay compact, making it perfect for containers and small gardens.
The Fire Bells™ plant has low water requirements once established.
Size: 25cm high x 80cm wide (smaller with pruning).
Planting Density: 2-5 plants per m², 2-3 plants per linear metre.
Uses: For bird attracting gardens, dense ground cover for small gardens, or containers for patios.
Position: Full sun to light shade. Prefers reasonably drained soil, however it is adaptable to most soil types. Tolerates drought and frost.
Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended).
Prune once a year to maintain semi-compact habit or twice per year for a manicured appearance. Fertilise with a slow release native fertiliser.
Where it works: VIC, ACT, SA, WA, TAS, Southern NSW and Sydney (in good draining soils).