A superb deciduous multi-stemmed small tree; the foliage is a dark green, becoming red-orange in Autumn. Masses of coral-red coloured flowers are formed on long, tapered panicles during Summer, through to Autumn. It is a beautiful ornamental specimen with a showy flowering display, and is excellent for borders and avenues, and in cottage-style gardens.
Features and Care:
- Full sun
- Prefers well drained rich soil
- Will tolerate most soil conditions and dry periods once established
- Can be lightly pruned during late winter to develop a strong, multi-stemmed form
- Trim spent flowers to encourage a second flush
- Grows 6m H x 4m W