Red Elf™ Pyracantha
Pyracantha x 'Monelf'
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
1400 E. Yonezawa Blvd. Moses Lake WA 98837
- Emerald Desert Nursery
7499 Road L. 5 N.w. Quincy WA 98848
- Job's Nursery
4072 Columbia River Road Pasco WA 99301
- Beaver Bark Ltd.
607 Aaron Drive Richland WA 99352
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches only 2 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Spring flowers, followed by bright fall berries.|
|Design Ideas||This 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.|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Barrier, Border, Container, Firescaping/Firewise, Hedge, Wildlife Garden, Urban Garden, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Fall Color, Improved Disease Resistance, Ornamental Berries, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Pampas Grass (Cortaderia); Weigela (Weigela); Beautyberry (Callicarpa); Ninebark (Physocarpus); Chokeberry (Aronia)|
Grows easily in most average, well-drained soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, prune annually to shape.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-9