Pyracantha fortuneana graberi - Plant
Description for Pyracantha fortuneana graberi
Pyracantha is a genus of large, thorny evergreen shrubs in the family Rosaceae, with common names firethorn or pyracantha.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Scarlet firethorn||White||May||8.00 to 10.00 feet||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
Dig a hole twice as large as the root ball. Carefully remove the plant from its container. Transfer the plant into the planting hole.
|Full Sun to Partial Shade||Loamy soil, Sandy soil||Dry to medium||20 to 40 degrees C||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Pyracantha fortuneana graberi
- Add as small amount of organic fertilizer. Space separate plants far enough apart. Water consistently as the plants establish themselves.
Typical uses of Pyracantha fortuneana graberi
Special features: Impenetrable shrub for informal hedges, hedgerows. dense screens or property lines. Also effective when massed to cover slopes. Group in shrub borders. May be sheared as a hedge, but severe pruning performed after flowering will adversely affect fruit production.
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.