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botanical name:
Correa 'Dusky Bells'
Correa 'Dusky Bells' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Australian Fuchsia 'Dusky Bells'
family:  Rutaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 0.75m
width: 2.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: pink
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -3°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
description:
Low spreading, compact dense evergreen shrub producing numerous bell-shaped, dusky red-pink flowers in winter and early spring in the Northern Hemisphere. Velvety, grey-green leaves.

cultivation:
Only borderline frost hardy, needs a warm, sunny position or can be grown in a conservatory. Drought tolerant.

propagation:
By cuttings.

other notes:
Probably a hybrid of C. reflexa and C.pulchella

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