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GAULTHERIA shallon

Associated Products

Rootgrow - Large - 360g

Rootgrow - Large - 360g

(360gram sachet - inc c&p) £10.00

Rootgrow - Medium - 150g

Rootgrow - Medium - 150g

(150gram sachet - inc c&p) £5.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 0.9 kg

(0.9 kg - c&p inc) £6.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 2.5 kg

(2.5 kg - c&p inc) £10.00

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg

Vitax Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser 4.5 kg

(4.5 kg - c&p inc) £16.00

Additional Plant Details

  • Good to know - good for game cover and shelter for wildlife.
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    Pests & Diseases - none

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    Place of Origin - western North America.

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    Flower Colour: White - tinged pink.

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    Toxicity: Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these. - berries, however, are edible.

Delivery Information

Delivery Information

Next date for despatch is 5th January.

Regretfully we are not currently exporting any more orders out of the UK until the end of January 2015, or later, depending on the weather.

Orders can also be collected in person from our Nurseries, or some of our shows - just tell us during the checkout process.

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GAULTHERIA shallon

Box berry, Mountain tea, Salal, Shallon

Vigorous species ideal for underplanting in woodland for wildlife. Pinkish white flowers with large clusters of dark fruits

Hardiness Rating

Fully hardy - Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)

Mature Dimensions
overall height and width of plant once mature

Height - in metres - 1.2cm (4ft)
Spread - in metres - 1.5m (5ft)

Plant Type

Evergreen - red shoots and broadly oval, sharp-pointed, bristly toothed, glossy, dark-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
Fruit - Plants which produce an edible or ornamental fruit - edible fruits known as Salal in the Pacific Northwest, not as tasty as blueberries, but edible nonetheless
Medium Shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - compact, bushy shrub spreading vigorously by suckers. Flowers in arching racemes to 10cm (4in) long of broadly urn-shaped flowers.

Preferred Location

Soil Conditions

Neutral to acid soil - peaty and moist

Flowers In

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Buy GAULTHERIA shallon

Pot size: 2.5 or 3 Litre
Delivery: Available again FEBRUARY 2015
£12.00 each3+£10.00 each
 MULTIBUY SAVING 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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