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Products > Correa pulchella 'Pink Eyre'
 
Correa pulchella 'Pink Eyre' - Pink Australian Fuchsia
   
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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.  This information about Correa pulchella 'Pink Eyre' displayed is based on research conducted in our library and from reliable online resources. We will also note observations that we have made about it as it grows in the gardens in our nursery and those elsewhere, as well how the crops have performed in containers in our nursery field. We will also incorporate comments we receive from others, and we welcome hearing from anyone with additional information, particularly if they can share cultural information that would aid others in growing it.
 
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