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Correa pulchella 'White Tips'

correa pulchella 'White Tips'

A small evergreen shrub that can vary in form from semi-prostrate to erect and 1.5m in height. Leaves are green and oval in shape. Flowers are tubular and pink with white tips.
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originSA.
cultural notesA hardy plant that prefers full sun or part shade and well drained soil.
maintenanceCan be pruned to maintain shape and promote a dense habit.
toleratesTolerant of drought and frost.
flowering seasonWinter.
flower colourPink flowers with white tips. Flowers are tubular and pendulous.
foliage colourFoliage colour can vary between dark and light green. Leaves are oval in shape and shiny.
widthup to 1.5m
heightup to 1.5m
plant spacing100cm apart
recommended usesThis is considered one of the prettiest of the Correa species and is suitable for mass planting or as a feature. Also makes an excellent pot plant.


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