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Correa hybrid (Marian's Marvel x Dusky Bells)

Genus Species: Correa hybrid (Marian’s Marvel x Dusky Bells)

Common / Product Name: Pink Lantern

Habit: GROUND COVER (GC) and SMALL SHRUB (SS)

Available Sizes
14cm

Height x Width: 0.3 – 0.5m x 0.75 – 1.50m

Pruning: None Light

Frost Tolerance: Medium

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance: Medium

Drought Tolerance: High

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Yes

Flowering: starts: Late Autumn / ends: Early Spring

Flower Colour: Hot Pink

Irrigation: Once established low water.

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.

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