Tall hedge for seaside, coastal, rooftop, and other tough locations. Grows almost anywhere. Clusters of tiny deep pink-red flowers above neat evergreen foliage. Will get to 3-5m unclipped, ideal for windbreaks and privacy screens, or prune to size. Drought, wind and frost tolerant.
DESCRIPTION: Dense scented evergreen shrub bearing clusters of small, red-pink flowers. USE IN: Ideal for hedging, screening and seaside gardens. LOCATION: Escallonia will thrive in most conditions, drought and frost tolerant. Prefers dry rather than humid conditions. Plant 70 - 80 cm apart in free draining soil rich in organic matter. CARE: Mulch and water well until established. Prune after flowering to encourage new growth and flowering. Feed with a controlled release fertiliser twice yearly. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 5 m H x 4 m W.
YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants young healthy plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide.