.An attractive medium sized shrub, growing to 1.5 metres high. Flowers from autumn through winter, with red bell-shaped flowers which attract nectar eating birds. Prune lightly after flowering to encourage a more dense habit. Good for coastal gardens, drought tolerant. Like a well drained but moist soil, sun or shade to part shade. Can be short lived plants, disliking excess humidity.


Family: Rutaceae
Scientific Name: Correa - Red Flowering Form
Common Name: Correa
Plant Type: Small shrub, Large shrub
Height: 1 ~ 1.6 metre
Width: 0.8 ~ 1.5 metres
Flower Colour: Red
Flowering Time: Autumn, Winter
Ph Level: Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type: Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment: Low maintenance garden, Cottage garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone: Warm temperate, Mediterranean
Light: Sunny, Light shade, Half shade
Growth Habit: Evergreen, Mound-shaped
Lifespan: Perennial, Short lived
Soil Moisture: Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Frost Tolerance: Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:                                     Hedge, Screen, Windbreak
Special Uses: Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife: Nectar eating birds, Other insects

Correa - Red Flowering Form


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