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Correa 'Firebird' is a fast growing, low mounded shrub with a distinctive orange red flower colour. A tough, easy care shrub with a naturally dense habit, it is particularly good for coastal areas. Feature plant for a shrubbery, and does well for container growing. Drought and frost hardy, and the tubular flowers are attractive to birds. Grow in full sun to part shade.
Flower colour: red orange
Flowering season: autumn winter
Maximum height: 1 metres
Minimum height: 1 metres
Maximum width: 1 metres
Minimum width: 1 metres
This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.
Yes. Attracts: birds.
This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate.
Loam: dry, moist, well-drained.
Clay: not suitable.
Sand: dry, moist, well-drained.
Native to: Australia.
Planting season: Any.
Types of fertiliser: Good general purpose fertiliser.