Botanical name: Pyracantha ‘Red Column’ or Orange charmer
Common name: Firethorn
Height & Spread: 2m x .90m
Planting spacing: 30cm apart
Where to plant: Full sun/partial shade
Flowering period: April/May
Irish weather hardiness: Hardy
Pyracantha is a great plant with year round interest, It can be used as a wall plant or as a hedge.
There is something to look at for every season, White flowers cover the plant in May then masses of red or orange berries are produced late autumn giving you great colour throughout the winter months, a truly great plant.