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Correa 'Tucker Time Multi Bella' (Native Fuchsia)

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Plant description

Correa Tucker Time Multi Bella

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Correa Tucker Time Multi Bella is a terrific low maintenance little flowering shrub. It is dense and mounding, with clusters of nectar rich pink and green-tipped bell flowers. These are displayed en masse both outside and inside the canopy of soft grey green leaves, proving irresistible to honey-eating birds. Long flowering, from autumn through to spring. Great feature or pot plant. Best in temperate climates, and great for coastal gardens. Grows from half a metre to a metre high and wide, and likes full sun to part shade. Does well on most soil types, from well drained clay loams to sandy soils, moist to dry.

Further reading: Top ten native plants and Best natives for pots and small gardens (articles written by native plant expert and horticulturalist Angus Stewart).

Additional plant information

Flowers

Flower colour: pink and green
Flowering season: autumn winter

Plant size

Maximum height: 1 metres
Minimum height: 0.5 metres

Maximum width: 1 metres
Minimum width: 0.3 metres

Sunlight, frost & salt tolerance

This plant will tolerate full or partial sunlight.
Light frost tolerance.
Plant is salt tolerant.

Fauna attracting?

Yes. Attracts: birds.

Climate

This plant species will grow in the following climates: cool, temperate.

Soil types & conditions

Loam: dry, moist, well-drained.

Clay: not suitable.

Sand: dry, moist, well-drained.

Miscellaneous information

Native to: Australia.

Planting season: not specified.

Types of fertiliser: Good native fertiliser.

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