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Christchurch, New Zealand

Correa 'Dusky Bells'

$6.00

SPECIAL QUALITIES:
A very attractive, compact native plant which is winter flowering and bird attracting.

FLOWERS:
The carmine-pink tubular flowers appear from autumn to spring.

HEIGHT: 50cm WIDTH: 1m

PLANTS NEEDED PER SQUARE METRE: 2-3

HABIT:
An evergreen shrub with horizontally spreading branches and dense foliage.

POSITION & USES:
Dusky Bells tolerates a range of soils and thrives in an open position or dappled shade. Use in general garden beds. Mixes well with non-native plants.

CULTIVATION:
Plant in well prepared garden soil. Trim lightly after flowering to keep compact. Feed with slow release fertilizer in spring.

WATER RATING: (click photo to see)
  • Red Can = Plants require little water in hot, dry weather
  • Green Can = Plants require deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather
  • Blue Can = Plants require deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.


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