Height & spread
3m x 3m
Bird (berries and shelter), bee, butterfly nectar, butterfly caterpillar and moth caterpillar plant
- Vigorous, upright, spiny shrub.
- Masses of deep orange flowers in mid- and late spring followed by blue-black berries. Occasionally it rewards with a second flowering in autumn.
- Berries eaten by winter Thrushes. A good dense nesting site for many birds.
- Bee and bumblebee plant.