Rare and unusual perennial plants for the Mediterranean climate.


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Chorizema 'Bush Flame'

 

Scientific Name:

Chorizema 'Bush Flame'

Common Name:

 

Deciduous vs. Evergreen

evergreen

Perennial vs. Annual

perennial

Shade vs. Sun

partial shade

Height x Width
& How Stands

2-3' tall X wide

Flower Color
& Bloom Time

semi-erect sprays of brilliant orange and pink pea (Fabaceae) family flowers; irregular bloom thoughout the year with peak flowering from fall through early spring

Zone

hardy to low 20 F

Description, Notes

this Australian native is part of the UCSC KOALA BLOOMS collection and is a perfect choice for the dry shade garden, especially under oaks; prefers well-drained soil; trim at the sides for height or let sprawl in the front border







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Descriptions are based on our experience growing
these plants in both the garden and nursery setting.
Additional information and feedback is encouraged.

All plants are classified under USDA hardiness zones.

 

 

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