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ENKIANTHUS campanulatus 'Red Bells'

Cream coloured bell-shaped flowers have faint red veins and red tipped petals. Outstanding red autumn colour
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  • Deciduous - obovate-elliptic, toothed, dull green leaves to 6cm (2½in) long, turning to red shades in autumn
  • Cream
  • Striped, Veined or Multicoloured - red veins
  • Height - 4-5m (13-16ft)
  • Spread - 4-5m (13-16ft)
  • Tall Shrub - spreading, tree-like shrub with whorled branches
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Japan
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape - Bell/Lantern - - bell-shaped 5-10mm (¼-½in) long
  • Racemes - pendent racemes of 5-15 flowers
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
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  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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4-5m (13-16ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  4-5m (13-16ft)
 

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