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CORREA 'Dusky Bells'
Commonly known as Australian fuchsia
Tubular dusky red flowers
Pests & Diseases - scale insects in greenhouse.
Place of Origin - Australia (Victoria, Tasmania).
Tender - cool or frost free greenhouse - Tolerant of low temperatures, but not surviving being frozen. Except in frost-free inner-city areas or coastal extremities requires glasshouse conditions. Plant can withstand temperatures down to 1°C (34°F)
Height - 30 - 90cm (12in - 36in)
Spread - 1.5 - 3m (5-9ft)
Dwarf Shrub - Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions. - wide-spreading habit. Tubular flowers to 2.5cm (1in) in small clusters.
Evergreen - oval mid- to dark-green leaves to 3.5cm (1½in) long on reddish brown stems.
Fertile moist well-drained soil
Neutral to acid soil
Correa - Growing Guide
30 - 90cm (12in - 36in)
1.5 - 3m (5-9ft)
Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
2 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Max/Min Digital Thermometer
Thermometer which displays current temperature in the centre, with Max above and min below. Suitable for use outdoors or in the greenhouse / conservatory. With batteries included