Ruby red new leaves and glossy dark green mature foliage make this a lovely shrub, hedge or screening plant. Clip to shape regularly for maximum colour or leave to enjoy the white flowers. Glabra rubens has a less dense growth habit than Red Robin, making it a popular choice as a light screen.Work out how many plants you need for your hedge here
Photinia Glabra RubensAPPEARANCE: Coloured red new growth, deep green mature leaves, white flowers in spring. USES: Ideal for hedging in many situations. Can be clipped to desired size which will produce more coloured leaves. PLANTING: Plant in full sun to part shaded in the garden, mulch and water well until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Suited to most soil types, hardy once established. CARE: Prune after flowering to promote dense growth and colour. Apply a slow release fertiliser during spring. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 2-3 m x 2-3 m. YOUR PLANTS: These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide.