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Pyracantha ‘Firelight’ 2L Pot

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Pyracantha Firelight is a stunning evergreen shrub that adds a burst of color and interest to any landscape. It belongs to the Rosaceae family and is commonly known as Firethorn due to its thorny branches that act as a natural deterrent for intruders. This variety, Firelight, is prized for its abundant clusters of bright light orange berries that persist throughout the fall and winter, adding a pop of color to the garden during the colder months.

Key Features:

Vibrant Berries: Firelight is characterized by its profusion of small, round, light orange berries that emerge in late summer and last well into winter, creating a striking contrast against the dark green leaves.

Evergreen Foliage: The shrub boasts glossy, leathery leaves that remain green throughout the year, providing an attractive backdrop for the colorful berries.

Growth Habit: Pyracantha Firelight has a dense, bushy growth habit, making it an excellent choice for hedges, screens, or as a standalone specimen.

Wildlife Attraction: The bright berries are a valuable food source for birds during the colder months, making the plant attractive to wildlife.

Easy to Grow: Firelight is relatively low-maintenance and adapts well to various soil types and growing conditions. It thrives in full sun to partial shade, with regular watering during its establishment phase.

Ornamental Value: Besides being a practical and hardy shrub, Pyracantha Firelight is appreciated for its decorative appeal and ability to add interest to both formal and informal landscapes.

Ideal Uses:

Hedge or Screen: Due to its dense growth and thorny branches, Pyracantha Firelight  is often used as a natural hedge or screen to provide privacy and security.

Garden Borders: Planted in groups or as a solitary specimen, this shrub can create a vibrant border, enhancing the visual appeal of the garden.

Container Gardening: With its striking berries and evergreen foliage, Firelight can be grown in large containers for patios, decks, or balconies.

Mature Size: Depending on growing conditions, Firelight can reach a height of 6 to 10 feet (1.8 to 3 meters) and a spread of 6 to 8 feet (1.8 to 2.4 meters).

Hardiness: Very Hardy

Note: Before planting Pyracantha Firelight, it’s essential to handle it with care due to its thorny branches. Wear protective gloves when pruning or handling the shrub.

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Height
40/60cm

Growth rate
25cm per year

Planting Distance
30cm

 

Height
40/60cm

 

Growth Rate
25cm per year

 

Planting Distance
30cm

 

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