Correa glabra red
Genus Species: Correa glabra red
Common / Product Name: Turnbullii
Habit: MEDIUM SHRUB (MS)
Height x Width: 1 – 3m x 1 – 3m
Pruning: Prune annually
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Adaptable
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: High
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Late Autumn / ends: Late Winter
Flower Colour: Red
Irrigation: No watering required once established
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -5°C best planted in protected areas. As a genus Correa’s survive well with frost.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures to Low 40’s°C. Not suitable for humidity. Can be planted along coastal frontage with good air flow.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.