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10 Pyracantha 'Red Cushion' / Firethorn 'Red Cushion' 15-20cm Tall In 9cm Pots


10 Firethorn / Pyracantha Coccinea 'Red Cushion'

15-20cm Tall In 9cm Pots


This easy to grow evergreen shrub has many uses in the garden, from a free-standing specimen to hedging, where its thorny stems help to deter intruders.


Growing Details

Common Name: Firethorn
Genus: Pyracantha
Species: coccinea
Cultivar: 'Red Cushion'
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/light
Height: 5ft
Spread: 5ft
Spacing: 3 Plants Per Metre



Small creamy white flowers appear in early summer, followed by masses of bright orange-red berries. Grow in a sunny or partially shaded spot in wel-drained soil. Trim hedging from early to mid-summer. Wall-trained shrubs should be cut back after flowering in mid-summer. Shorten lateral shoots to two to three leaves from the base to expose the developing berries.

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  1. Excellent product and service 5

    Posted by Peter Swain on 10th Jun 2021

    I received my order promptly. It was very well packed with a straw protective layer. The plants were in very good condition and I was more than pleased with them.

    This is a company I will deal with again.

  2. Not as big as expected. 3

    Posted by emma roberts on 21st May 2021

    The pyracantha were 15cm maximum but were reasonably healthy.

  3. Arrived promptly and well packed 4

    Posted by Marina on 28th Mar 2019

    It all looked good.