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A picture of a Chilean Fire Bush

Chilean Fire Bush

Embothrium coccineum

Also known as

Chilean Flame Flower, Chilean Firebush

Embothrium coccineum (1) by Arthur Chapman (CC BY 2.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

4m

4m

Min

2.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Chilean Fire Bush Overview

Evergreen shrub or small tree, has leathery foliage and clusters of red, tubular flowers.