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Products > Correa pulchella 'Pink Eyre'
 
Correa pulchella 'Pink Eyre' - Pink Australian Fuchsia
   

 
Habit and Cultural Information
Category: Shrub
Family: Rutaceae (Citrus)
Origin: Australia (Australasia)
Evergreen: Yes
Flower Color: Pink
Bloomtime: Winter/Spring
Height: 2-3 feet
Width: 2-3 feet
Exposure: Sun or Shade
Summer Dry: Yes
Deer Tolerant: Yes
Irrigation (H2O Info): Low Water Needs
Winter Hardiness: 20-25 F
Correa pulchella 'Pink Eyre' (Pink Australian Fuchsia) - A compact evergreen shrub to 2-3 feet tall and as wide with smooth and shiny deep-green leaves densely cloaking the branches. Light pink flowers are very striking during winter and spring with scattered flowering year-round. Plant in full sun to part shade, with average to good drainage, Grows well in dry shade under oaks. Deer resistant. Drought tolerant. Australian Plant Introduction from U.C. Santa Cruz Arboretum and Koala Blooms. More upright growing than Correa pulchella. Hardy to 20-25 F.  The information provided on this page is based on the research we have conducted about this plant in our nursery library, from what we have found about it on reliable online sources, as well as from observations of our nursery crops of this plant as well as of plants growing in the nursery's garden and those in other gardens. We also will incorporate comments received from others and welcome getting feedback from anyone who may have additional information, particularly if this information includes cultural information that would aid others in growing Correa pulchella 'Pink Eyre'.
 
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