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Escallonia 'C.F. Ball' (Large Plant)

Hardy Shrub

A versatile and reliable hardy shrub with a vigorous, upright habit. Escallonia 'C.F. Ball' bears bright red, tubular flowers throughout summer above a dense cloak of glossy, evergreen foliage. This quick growing evergreen can be trained against a wall or grown as free-standing specimen in mixed borders. Escallonia also makes a dense hedging plant that requires little maintenance, and will even cope with coastal conditions if grown in a sheltered position. Height and Spread: 2.5m (8').

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer

Ideal For:
walls and fences, hedges, cottage gardens, wildlife gardens, low maintenance garden, coastal garden
Flowering Period:
June, July, August
Position:
full sun
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted plant

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £11.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted plants

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £18.99
Grow Escallonia plants on fertile, well-drained soil in full sun with shelter from cold, drying winds.
Deadhead Escallonia plants regularly to encourage further blooms. During late spring, lightly cut back any shoots that spoil the symmetry of the plant. Mulch the plants with well-rotted compost or manure around the base of the plant at the same time.

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