Correa pulchella. AUSTRALIAN FUCHSIA. Australia

Shrub, spreading, 2-3 feet high. Leaves are simple, alternate, green above and gray-green (felted) below. Flowers resemble fuchsias, 1/2-3/4 inch long tubes hand from brancehes like little bells. Long flowereing (late fall into spring). Cultivars include reddish-flowered 'Carmine Bells' and white-flowered 'Ivory Bells'.

Oval ears; Serra Mall at GSB; Sweet Hall; Tresidder Lot islands; 340 Bonair ('Ivory Bells'); Memorial Auditorium main entrance off Serra Mall ('Ivory Bells').

Illustrations (links open new windows): leaf & flower | leaf & flower (Mem Aud, 1/8/05)

Additions/Revisions: This is a new entry, not found in the book.

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Related material: Stanford Grounds Plant Information Sheet. List No.12, p.10

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