|This shapely, low, dense shrub flowers freely outdoors where winters are mild, and is grown in greenhouses. Attractive in containers where the tubular flowers, which resemble fuchsia flowers, can be seen up close. The small leaves have felt-like undersides. Drought-tolerant once established. Plant in poor, alkaline, well-drained soils. Poor drainage, over-watering or over-fertilizing kills these plants. Prune tips to encourage bushiness.
Pink flowers bloom between deep green leaves with gray undersides. Thrives in ful sun with little supplemental water. Spreads to 8 feet wide.
Attributes - Correa pulchella
Plant Type: Ground Cover, Shrub
Bloom Season: Mid Spring
Flower Color: Pink
Height: 2 ft. to 3 ft.
Width: 8 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 9, 10
Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil, Alkaline Soil. Low Maintenance. Susceptible to Beetles, Black Spot, Scales.