Orange Pyracantha Firethorn hedge (Pyracantha 'Orange Glow') description
Pyracantha Orange is great for adding wildlife interest to your garden. In May, this attractive evergreen is smothered in fragrant, white flowers which are a favourite with bees. The flowers are then followed by jewel-like, vibrant orange berries which are a welcome source of food for foraging birds. In addition to this, the branches of Orange Pyracantha Firethorn hedge plants are decorated with thorns, perfect for adding texture to your garden.
Most popular uses of Firethorn hedging
A wonderful choice for inland sites, this Pyracantha hedging provides year-round cover, seasonal interest and a good windbreak. Once established, Pyracantha 'Orange Glow' is tolerant of drought. Being so dense and spikey, these plants make a useful intruder deterrent hedge. You can trim your Orange Pyracantha Firethorn hedge neatly for a formal look, or leave a little bushy for a relaxed garden effect.
Growth rate of Pyracantha hedging
Pyracantha 'Orange Glow' is a fast-growing hedge; it can achieve 50cm of growth a year. Orange Pyracantha Firethorn hedges are ideal for the desired height of between 1m - 3m.
Care advice for your Orange Pyracantha Firethorn hedge
Pyracantha 'Orange Glow' is very low maintenance and routine pruning is not essential; however, we do recommend a light prune after flowering to keep your hedge in shape. Please view our Hedging Care Advice page for further information.
Recommended planting density for Pyracantha 'Orange Glow' hedges
For information on planting density specific to Pyracantha hedging, please see the product table. In the 'No. Per Metre' column, you will find our recommended plant density for each individual plant species and root type. You can find out more about planting density here.
Pyracantha 'Orange Glow' is available to buy year-round as cell grown and pot grown plants.
The bulk of our Orange Pyracantha Firethorn hedge plants are UK grown by professionals with masses of growing experience and skills, though we will occasionally source Pyracantha hedging from dedicated nurseries outside of the UK, where we are certain that the quality of the suppliers cannot be faulted. At best4hedging, we always do our utmost to deliver to you the freshest, highest quality plants whilst keeping our prices great, so you can buy Orange Pyracantha Firethorn with confidence in the standard of service and products you will receive.