Pyracantha Firethorn Hedging
Pyracantha Hedging Firethorn
Pyracantha firethorn hedging is one of the best natural barriers to help keep out unwanted intruders or animals from your property, is pyracantha. Commonly called firethorn, due to its thorns and spikes. If caught by someone, it will create a fire feeling they will not want to encounter again. Animals will also be surprised if they meet any of the pyracantha spikes when attempting to penetrate this barrier.
Pyracantha comes in a few dramatic colours, and if they are planted together will create a hedge that is not only colourful, but also useful. Plant pyracantha red column combined with golden charmer and have a fire red hedge with a contrasting light orange/ yellow berried barrier. If you do not like to mix colours, then create your pyracantha hedge using plants with orange berries or just orange berries on their own.
The magic of pyracantha is its evergreen characteristics, spikes / thorns and coloured fruit or berries that will attract the wildlife and be a great food source for birds. There are also an abundance of white flowers that adorn the hedge before they burst into berry formation…spectacular show in the garden that will bring in the spring with a burst.
Pyracantha hedging available at Hedgehogs Nursery, Crompton Road, Southfield Industrial Estate, Glenrothes, Fife