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Correa backhousiana, Velvet Correa, Backhous fuchsia

Correa backhousiana

Velvet Correa, Backhous fuchsia
Family: Rutaceae
Origin: Tasmania
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterSeaside, salt tolerant plant

A beautiful winter flowering evergreen with pale yellow green tubular flowers from November through to spring. Attractive grey foliage. Sun, good drainage and shelter in cold areas.

This species adapts to most soils and can tolerate salt spray as well as wet ground for short periods.


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Correa backhousiana, Velvet Correa, Backhous fuchsia
Correa backhousiana, Velvet Correa, Backhous fuchsia


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