Last name : Erythrina
Family : Fabaceae
Type : Shrub
Height : 3 to 6 m
Exposure : Sunny
Ground : Rich enough
Foliage : Obsolete
Flowering : May to August
It is recommended to plant in the spring.
Check out our planting tips and choose a sunny spot.
Prefer growing in a pot or in a container, especially if the temperatures drop below -7 ° in winter.
Tuck them in, if applicable.
No pruning is necessary during the first few years.
You can then prune the shoots from the previous year in the spring.
Comments on Erytrin
Incredible shrub with flowers as magnificent as they are original, erytrin adapts very well to our Mediterranean climates. Coral red in color, it will particularly color your garden all summer long.
It is important to water it regularly, but not to excess as soon as it starts to get hot.
Smart tip about Erytrin
In the ground, it is important to mulch the base of the tree to protect its roots from the cold.
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