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Pyracantha angustifolia 'Yukon Belle' (Narrowleaf Firethorn)

Narrowleaf Firethorn 'Yukon Belle', Slender Firethorn 'Yukon Belle', Woolly Firethorn 'Yukon Belle', Pyracantha angustifolia 'Monon'


Noted for its winter hardiness, Pyracantha angustifolia 'Yukon Belle' (Narrowleaf Firethorn) is a compact, thorny, evergreen shrub of dense habit with shiny, lance-shaped, dark green leaves. In early to midsummer, a profusion of white flowers held in tight clusters cover the spiny branches. They are followed by masses of brilliant berries that ripen to bright orange in fall, and persist well into winter. Hungry birds feast on them. Resistant to fire blight, this cultivar is perfect for use as an impenetrable hedge or screen. It can also be grown against a wall or fence.

  • Grows up to 8-10 ft. tall (240-300 cm) and 6-8 ft. wide (180-240 cm).
  • Easily grown in average, dry to medium, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Drought and dry soil tolerant.
  • Great as a specimen plant, shrub borders, foundation plantings, barrier hedges, wall-side borders, cottage gardens.
  • Watch for scab, fireblight, leaf blight and root rot.

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Requirements

Hardiness 5 – 9
Heat Zones 1 – 12
Climate Zones 3, 3A, 3B, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Plant Type Shrubs
Plant Family Pyracantha - Firethorns
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Early,Mid,Late)
Summer (Early,Mid,Late)
Fall
Winter
Height 8' – 10' (240cm – 3m)
Spread 6' – 8' (180cm – 240cm)
Spacing 72" – 96" (180cm – 240cm)
Water Needs Low, Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained, Well-Drained
Characteristics Showy, Evergreen, Fruit & Berries
Tolerance Drought, Dry Soil
Attracts Birds
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Hedges and Screens, Wall-Side Borders
Garden Styles Informal and Cottage

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While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates. The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources.


Requirements

Hardiness 5 – 9
Heat Zones 1 – 12
Climate Zones 3, 3A, 3B, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
Plant Type Shrubs
Plant Family Pyracantha - Firethorns
Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Season of Interest Spring (Early,Mid,Late)
Summer (Early,Mid,Late)
Fall
Winter
Height 8' – 10' (240cm – 3m)
Spread 6' – 8' (180cm – 240cm)
Spacing 72" – 96" (180cm – 240cm)
Water Needs Low, Average
Maintenance Low
Soil Type Chalk, Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil pH Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Soil Drainage Moist but Well-Drained, Well-Drained
Characteristics Showy, Evergreen, Fruit & Berries
Tolerance Drought, Dry Soil
Attracts Birds
Garden Uses Beds and Borders, Hedges and Screens, Wall-Side Borders
Garden Styles Informal and Cottage

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