Correa pulchella x nummularifolia
Genus Species: Correa pulchella x nummularifolia
Common / Product Name: Carpet Bells
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: Prostrate – 0.2m x 0.70 – 0.70m
Pruning: Light Medium
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Autumn / ends: Spring
Flower Colour: Pink
Irrigation: Once established low water.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -3°C. As a genus Correa’s will survive light 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.