Firethorn Hedge - Yellow Berries (Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or') description
Not only does this attractive Pyracantha variety boast sunshine yellow, bright berries, Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or' is also popular for the fluffy white, fragrant flowers that adorn it in May, making it a diverse, evergreen hedging plant.
Most common uses for Yellow Firethorn hedging
A delightful plant for inland positions out of strong exposure, Yellow Pyracantha delivers year-round cover, seasonal interest and makes a decent windbreak. Being so thick and spikey, Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or' makes a valuable intruder preventative hedge. You can trim Yellow Firethorn neatly for a formal look or leave a little bushy for a relaxed garden style.
Combine Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or' with
Try combining Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or' with other Pyracanthas such as Red and Orange berried varieties for a colourful display.
Growth rate of Yellow Pyracantha
Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or' is a fast growing hedge, it can achieve 50cm of growth a year, making it ideal for the desired height of 1m - 3m.
Care advice for Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or' hedges
Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or' is very low maintenance but a prune after flowering to keep it in shape is advisable. Please view the best4hedging care advice and planting instructions for further information.
Recommended planting density for Yellow Firethorn
For information on planting density for Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or', 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.
Pyracantha hedging is available to buy year-round as cell grown and pot grown plants.
The bulk of our Yellow Firethorn hedging plants are UK grown by professionals with piles of skill and know-how, though we will rarely source Pyracantha 'Soleil d'Or' from dedicated nurseries outside of the UK, where we're certain that the quality can't be matched. 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 Pyracantha plants with confidence from best4hedging.