Perfect for everything from foundation plantings to hedges to mixed borders.
The new lime green leaves darken as they age, taking on an elegant shade of darker green with lighter midribs. Slowly reaching a height and width of 3 to 4 feet with a dense, spreading habit, it's an extremely versatile shrub, proving perfect for everything from foundation plantings to hedges to mixed borders.
For the first growing season, it's important to follow a regular watering schedule in order to establish a deep, extensive root system. Organically rich, well-drained soil is best. After blooming, feed 'Firestorm' with an acidic fertilizer. A thick layer of mulch is recommended to keep the roots cool. Zones 4-8.
|Zone||4 - 8|
|Bloom Season||Late Spring|
|Plant Height||3 ft - 4 ft|
|Plant Width||3 ft - 4 ft|
|Additional Characteristics||Butterfly Lovers, Easy Care Plants, Evergreen, Flower, Hummingbird Lovers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green, Light Green|
|Light Requirements||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Moisture Requirements||Moist, well-drained|
|Soil Tolerance||Normal, loamy|
|Uses||Border, Hedge, Ornamental, Specimen|
|Restrictions||Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, Virgin Islands|