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botanical name:
Pyracantha 'Saphyr Jaune'
Pyracantha 'Saphyr Jaune' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Firethorn
synonyms:  Pyracantha 'Saphyr Yellow', Pyracantha 'Cadaune'
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 4.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: yellow
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 7 to 10
Vigorous, upright evergreen, spreading with maturity, with dark green leaves and spiny branches. White flowers in late spring followed by clusters of small bright yellow berries in autumn.

Any reasonably fertile, well drained soil in full sun or part shade.
Very disease resistant.
May be grown against a wall or trimmed as hedge.

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