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

£50.99

25 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

 

Description

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. Go ahead, place your order - I'm glad I did. 5

    Posted by Lesley on 29th Apr 2021

    All 25 Pyracantha plants arrived boxed and wrapped in straw. All plants were in good condition. The company emailed me when the plants would arrive. Great plants, super prices and good service.