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⭐ Rated 4.7 | 🚚 London Zones 1-4 | 🚫 Currently not accepting new orders
⭐ Rated 4.7 | 🚚 London Zones 1-4 | 🚫 Currently not accepting new orders

Botanical Name: Pyracantha 'Saphyr Orange'

Pyracantha Firethorn - Saphyr Orange

Original price £45.00 - Original price £45.00
Original price
£45.00 - £45.00
Current price £45.00

Why we love it

Wait till he blooms, with showstopping sprays of creamy flowers in late spring and early summer, as well as vibrant orange berries in autumn!

  • Perfect to plant now: all our plants are perfect to plant now and we select perennials, so they'll live on year after year
  • Very low maintenance: full sun or partial shade? Don't stress, he'll be quite happy in either, the choice is yours!
  • Steal the show: a real plant masterpiece, he'll offer something interesting in every season
  • Make a statement: he's a looker, standing at up to 130cm high! So consider yourself warned, he will upstage all the other plants!
  • Wildlife-friendly: it's no surprise that his bright orange berries and cream-coloured flowers are a hit with the birds, bees and insects.

Pot Size: 10L


Plant: height 130 cm x spread 30 cm

Nursery Pot: height 24 cm x diameter 27 cm


What our customers are saying...

I highly recommend to anyone who loves nature and may be stuck in a flat in the city

Nikhil, London

Lovely products and excellent service

Caitlin, London

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Pyracantha Firethorn - Saphyr Orange likes

Pyracantha Firethorn - Saphyr Orange likes

🌞 Light
Full sun, Partial shade

💦 Water
Low, Average

📐 Height & Spread
130 cm & 30 cm

🌵 Compost-type




Full sun, Partial shade


North-facing, East-facing, South-facing, West-facing

Fully grown

1.5-2.5 metres


Flexible with their delivery times, plant arrived in immaculate condition

George G., London

Brilliant service, and the plant arrived in great condition (and as impressive as pictured)

Peter S., London



📆 Season of interest:
Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter

🌷 Flowering time:
March, April, May

🌸 Flower colour:

🌿 Foliage:


🍂 Foliage colour:

Bee friendly?


Wildlife friendly?

Bees, Birds

Pet safe?

Pet safe

Baby safe?



Pyracantha originates from the region stretching from southeast Europe to southeast Asia. It's an ancient plant that has been cultivated since the 16th-century, with 'pyr' meaning 'fire' and 'akanthos' meaning 'thorn' in Greek, hence 'firethorn'.



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