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20 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
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Firethorn 'Mohave' Overview
This upright evergreen shrub has thorny stems and bears shiny green leaves. In late spring it produces clusters of white flowers that develop into large clusters of orange-red berries in autumn
Common problems with Firethorn 'Mohave'
How to harvest Firethorn 'Mohave'
Generally not harvested.
How to propagate Firethorn 'Mohave'
Take semi-hardwood cuttings.
Special features of Firethorn 'Mohave'
Attracts useful insects
Other uses of Firethorn 'Mohave'
This low maintenance shrub can be used for hedging or screens. It is drought tolerant once established and can be grown along walls & trellises. Pollution resistant it is a good choice for roadside borders in urban settings.