Plant of the week 4.25 – 4.29 ~ Fire Thorne / Pyracanthus
Plant of the week 4.25 – 4.29 ~ Fire Thorne / Pyracanthus ~ Pyracanthus is an evergreen shrub with medium to low water requirements and thrives in full sun. Varieties range in size from 6” high ground covers to 15’ shrub/trees. Pyrancanthus has white flowers in the spring and an abundance of red berries in the fall. Many varieties have thorns (!) so be careful when pruning. Natural pruning is recommended. Pyrancanthus gets a thumbs up for Bay Friendly plant material.
Tags: bay friendly, evergreen shrub, low water usage plants, natural pruning