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Photinia x 'Parbri' PP17476 Plant propagation prohibited

FIREBALL RED™ PHOTINIA

Breeder
Buy Fireball Red™ Photinia online. A completely new Red Tip that has been bred and selected for its bright-red new growth. The growth habit is a tall upright shrub. Fireball Red is perfect for colorful, low-growing foundation plantings, municipal plantings and general garden planting.

Height:

3-4 Feet

Spread:

4-5 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-8

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Brand*
  • Garden Debut
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Low Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • White
  • Creamy White
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Red/Brilliant Red
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Red
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
  • Red
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Green
  • Dark Green
Leaf Type*
  • Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Adapts Well to Wet Areas
  • Moist
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Spring
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring Flowering
  • Year-Round
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Wind/Dust Break
  • Accent Plant
  • Provides Shade
  • Sound Barrier
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Privacy/Hedge/Living Fence
  • Border Plant
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Photinia is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

New growth for Fireball Red™ is bright red. Low, compact habit. Low maintenance in production and in the landscape Rounded, compact growth habit. Excellent branching habit to the bottom of the container. Fills container top to bottom. Good #1 container presentation