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CLEYERA japonica 'Tricolor'




Young leaves tinged with pink maturing to green with creamy-white margins. Fragrant creamy-white flowers

£14.50 each
Pot size: 2 or 3 Litre

Mature Size

2m (6ft) Medium Shrub Average Person
  2m (6ft)
 

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  • Pests & Diseases - red spider mite and mealy bugs if in greenhouse.
  • Place of Origin - Japan, China, Korea.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Height - 2m (6ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6ft)
  • Evergreen
  • Medium Shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - bushy shrub. Bowl-shaped flowers 1.5cm (½in) across appear singly, or in threes, from the leaf axils. Small, red berries sometimes, turning black in autumn.
  • Full Sun - shelter from cold winds.
  • Partial Shade
  • Scented flowers
  • Acid Loving
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
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