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Due to very high order volumes, there is an order limiting system in place at present. Please be aware that courier deliveries can be delayed, due to high volumes. The nursery and gardens are open 10.00 to 16.00 everyday, all are welcome.
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CORREA harrisii

Commonly known as Australian fuchsia

('Mannii') - tubular scarlet flowers
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Availability yet to be determined - We don't yet know when or if this plant is coming back into stock
£14.50 each
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Any 3+ for £12.00 each

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  • Evergreen - broadly oval leaves 2-3cm (1in) long, heart-shaped at the base.
  • Red - scarlet
  • Height - 1-2.5m (3-8ft)
  • Spread - 2-3m (6½-10ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - spreading shrub. Flowers have reflexed petal tips.
  • 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)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - scale insects in greenhouse.
  • Place of origin - Australia (Victoria, Tasmania).
  • Flower Shape - Tubular - - to 2.5cm (1in) long
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Greenhouse / conservatory - Not the sort of plants to be grown outside where there are likely to be frosts. These plants need to be grown in a conservatory or cool greenhouse or at least brought inside for the winter
  • Hardiness - Half hardy (down to 0) -
  • Leaf margin - Entire - see photos above
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
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  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Neutral to acid soil
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Correa - Growing Guide
1-2.5m (3-8ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2-3m (6½-10ft)
 

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