• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Quickly reaches 2 ft. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Ornamental Berries
    Spring flowers, fall berries.
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:py-ra-KAN-tha HIB-rid
    Plant type:Shrub
    Growth habit:Compact, Round
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Quickly reaches 2 ft. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Spring flowers, fall berries.
    Flower color:White
    Flower attributesFragrant
    Garden styleAsian/Zen, Rustic
    Design IdeasThis Pyracantha looks beautiful espaliered on a low wall. Left natural, it makes a great divider in the garden or a low hedge. As a specimen, it anchors a featured winter spot with its bright red berries. Also makes an excellent container plant to brighten sunny porches, entranceways and decks.
    Companion PlantsWeigela (Weigela); Chokeberry (Aronia); Ninebark (Physocarpus); Pampas Grass (Cortederia); Rose (Rosa)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear annually to shape.Pruning time: winter.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Low
    Once established, needs only occasional watering.