CORREA

Commonly known as Australian fuchsia

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Genus of about 20 species of evergreen shrubs and small trees from scrub and woodland in Australia.

Natural hybridisation makes naming confusing and hundreds of named varieties exist. Some species are becoming endangered in the wild.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Shrubs and small trees. Leaves are aromatic when bruised.
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Flowers are tubular to bell-shaped with 4 spreading or reflexed lobes.
  • Will grow outside in milder locations
    This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.
    If growing in greenhouse - ericaceous compost, full light, shade from hot sun.
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    In warm areas good as a courtyard plant or at the base of a wall.
    Pests & Diseases
    Scale insects in greenhouse.
    Place of origin
    Australia.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Australian / New Zealand
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Neutral to acid soil
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Correa - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of CORREA

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CORREA backhouseana

CORREA backhouseana

Australian fuchsia

clusters of drooping greenish white or cream flowers

 
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CORREA 'Dusky Bells'

CORREA 'Dusky Bells'

Australian fuchsia

tubular dusky red flowers

 
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CORREA 'Marian's Marvel'

CORREA 'Marian's Marvel'

Australian fuchsia

two-tone pink-yellow tubular flowers. Frost hardy

 
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CORREA reflexa var. nummularifolia

CORREA reflexa var. nummularifolia

Australian fuchsia

hardy, small leaved, compact shrub. Pale green flowers in winter

 
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