Pyracantha 'Orange Glow'
Firethorn 

Pyracantha 'Orange Glow'
Common name

Firethorn

Group

Shrubs

Family

Rosaceae

Description

Firethorn. An upright shrub with glossy bright green leaves. Clusters of white flowers are produced in early summer followed by orange-red to dark orange berries. Max Height 3m. Max Spread 3m. Flowers June to July. Fruits July. Full sun/partial shade. Hardy. Back-fill with soil mixed with peat substitute and a suitable fertiliser.

Characteristics

Growth habit
Upright
Fragrance
No
Hardiness
Hardy
Toxicity
Seed kernels harmful if eaten

Size

Growth speed
Fast
Ultimate height
3m
Ultimate spread
3m

Colour

Flowers
White in June; July
Foliage
Green - Evergreen
Fruit
Orange; Red in July
 

Growing your plants

Aspect
Full sun/partial shade Shelter from cold drying winds
Soil
Fertile
Moisture
Well drained
Propagation
Grafting
Usage
Wall shrub; Border
Planting
Back-fill with soil mixed with peat substitute and a suitable fertiliser

Caring for your plants

Pruning
Late winter Remove any dead or diseased wood; Only prune if required to keep shape
Maintenance
Stake and tie; Feed; Mulch
Care
Keep moist in first year
Pests & diseases
Aphids; Honey fungus; Silver leaf

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Regular 2 litre 60-80 cm --- £2.96 £ 786