Australian fuchsia Correa pulchella

Australian fuchsia


C. pulchella is a lax evergreen shrub with lance-shaped leaves, white-scurfy beneath, and clusters of tubular pink, orange or white flowers with recurved petal tips

Plant Info
Common Problems

About this plant

  • memoNames

    • Family


    • Synonyms

      Australian fuchsia

    • Common names

      Correa neglecta

  • infoCharacteristics

    • Foliage type


    • Height

      1-1.5 metres

    • Spread

      1-1.5 metres

    • Hardiness zones


  • sunLight

    Full Sun

  • scissorsPruning

    group 8

  • bambooSoil

    SoilChalk, Clay, Loam, Sand

  • pinSuitable locations

    • Hardiness zone

      Low Maintenance Patio & Container Plants

  • sproutPropogation

    • Propagate by seed at 13-18°C in spring or by semi-hardwood cuttings in summer

  • insectPests

    Under glass, scale insects may be a problem

  • microbeDiseases

    Generally disease free