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PYRACANTHA Saphyr Orange

Commonly known as Firethorn

SAPHYR PYRACANTHAS

(Cadange) - orange berries in September
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PYRACANTHA Saphyr Orange

 
£14.50 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £12.00 each
  • Evergreen
    Narrow, glossy, dark-green leaves.
  • White
  • Height
    2.5m (8ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6½ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Compact, spiny shrub. Sprays of hawthorn-like flowers.
  • Hardy - very cold winter Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
    Shelter from cold winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Berries These plants have berries.
  • Good to know
    selected for its resistance to fireblight and scab. Wildlife plant - insects, birds.
  • Pests & Diseases
    aphids, caterpillars, scale insects, leaf miner, coral spot, fireblight, scab.
  • Place of origin
    garden origin.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Serrulate see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic see photos above
  • Obovate
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
  • Bird friendly
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Pyracantha - Growing Guide
2.5m (8ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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