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Correa reflexa

Genus Species: Correa reflexa

Common / Product Name: Federation Belle

Habit: SMALL SHRUB (SS)

Available Sizes
14cm

Height x Width: 1.5 – 1.5m x 1.50 – 1.50m

Pruning: Light Medium

Frost Tolerance: Medium

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance: Medium

Drought Tolerance: Medium

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Yes

Flowering: starts: Autumn / ends: Winter

Flower Colour: Red with pale yellow tips

Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -5°C. 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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