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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

Now is our busy spring period - orders are being packed 6 days a week, however please remember it may be 10 days before you RECEIVE your plants.

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

Jan
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Buy GAULTHERIA shallon

Pot size: 2.5 or 3 Litre

£12.00 each
3+£10.00 each
 MULTIBUY SAVING 

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