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


20 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 well-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. Healthy young plants 4

    Posted by Myra Raine on 30th Mar 2021

    Really pleased with my order. All arrived in fairly decent order and had been watered before sending. All healthy and looking in good condition with good root structure All have been planted and I'm about to order some more from them.

  2. Plants to Feed birds 5

    Posted by Joseph French on 2nd Feb 2021

    My young Plants arrived in great shape, I have them in the ground already, so now I wait to see their development .thank you