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Symphoricarpos orbiculatus

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Belonging to the Symphoricarpos genus, Coralberry has a botanical name of Symphoricarpos orbiculatus.

When ripe, fruit appear in these approximate colours:   Coral red.

A type of ornamental, it mainly grows as a semi-evergreen plant - which means that is evergreen in mild areas but otherwise deciduous.

Normally grows with a bushy habit. This plant tends to bloom in late summer, followed by first harvests in mid autumn.

Coralberry is a great plant to attract birds to your garden.

United States is believed to be where Coralberry originates from.

This plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Coralberry have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Coralberry

  • Full Sun

  • Partial Sun

  • Medium

Coralberry likes a position of full sun / partial sun and remember to water moderately. Use Zone 2 - Zone 7 as your guideline for the appropriate climate for this plant. Keep in mind when planting that Coralberry is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions.

See our list of companion Plants for Coralberry to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Coralberry from seed

Transplanting Coralberry

As Coralberry is very hardy, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.

Harvesting Coralberry

Stems with berries may be cut in winter for floral arrangements.1

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