Plant Base Online (beta)

botanical name:
Pyracantha 'Saphyr Orange'
Pyracantha 'Saphyr Orange' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Firethorn
synonyms:  Pyracantha 'Cadang'
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: orange
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 orange berries from about mid-September.

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.

Deeproot tree logo

You can also install Plant Base on your computer:

  • self contained application
  • more features
  • update and add records
  • larger and higher quality pictures
  • fast and efficient
  • always available, no connection needed
  • Windows, Mac and Android

details ...