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  Escallonia leavis 'Pink Elle'

Escallonia leaivs 'Pink Elle'  

Escallonia leavis 'Pink Elle'
This plant/cultivar has been awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit because it has proved to be reliable in appropriate conditions and a good performing plant.

A compact evergreen shrub with lovely clusters of pink flowers from early Summer, with rich green foliage. Ideal for sunny sheltered patios and walls.

Suitablefor: A sunny spot in any fertile well-drained soil.

Height and spread in 10 years: 1m x 1m (3.3ft x 3.3ft)

Planting: Soak the rootball before planting. Plant in a hole twice the diameter of the rootball or pot. Mix an organic soil improver and general fertiliser with the infill soil or use a shrub compost in tubs. Water regularly until established.

Care: Thrives against a sunny wall and in sheltered seaside gardens.

 

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