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Fijian Fire Bush
Acalypha wilkesiana
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Item code:
179812

Add some quick growing tropical colour to your garden. An exceptional fast growing shrub with vibrant foliage colour all year round. The more intense the sun the more colourful the leaves. Ideal for full sun and part shade in garden beds, as a specimen, low hedge, mass displays and in pots.

Size — 200mm
Growth Width — 2m
Growth Height — 3m
Frost Sensitive
Flower Colour — Pink
Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.

Watering needs

Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.

Pruning Advice

Cut back one third of the overall size once flowering has finished.