‘Wyn’s Wonder’ is a dense evergreen shrub that gets to about 2-3 feet tall by 3-5 feet wide. It has variegated olive-green leaves with a creamy margin. In autumn through winter, one inch long rose-pink tubular flowers, that flare out at the tips to display their soft pink interior. Correa are commonly called Australian Fuchsia.
Correa is native to Australia.
Plant in full sun to light shade in a well-drained soil. Irrigate regularly to only occasionally and drought tolerant once established.
It is potentially a sport from Correa ‘Mannii’.
In Our Garden
Plant ID: P21045, P21148
Found in Garden of the Giants,
It is sandwiched between the Olive pot, the Huckleberry and the boardwalk close to the main path.
We acquired this plant from UCSC - Norries, Amaranth Gardens - grown by Suncrest Nurseries.
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Correa is a delightful genus of plants that comes from Australia and should be seen in more American gardens. Here are the ones growing in Oceanside Garden.