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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.

EUCRYPHIA lucida x cordifolia

Commonly known as Brush bush, Leatherwood

Greyish foliage, creamy-white flowers
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Available late spring to early summer 2021 - These plants will be available again sometime in late spring/early summer depending on growing conditions.
£18.50 each

Delivery Information Available late spring to early summer 2021
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre
  • Evergreen - leaves to 6cm (2½in) long.
  • White
  • Height - 8m (26ft)
  • Spread - 4m (13ft)
  • Tall Shrub
  • Tree - or tall shrub.
  • Full sun - ensure roots are shaded. Shelter from cold drying winds.
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - none.
  • Place of origin - Australia(Tasmania).
  • Flower Shape - Cup-shaped - - shallowly cup-shaped 5cm (2in) across
  • Leaf margin - Entire - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Oblong - see photos above
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 5
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs that require minimal pruning.
    Action: Trim or lightly cut back shoots that spoil symmetry. Deadhead regularly.
    When: Annually after flowering.

    RHS group 8
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Neutral to acid soil
  • Tree Shape - Broadly columnar -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Butterfly friendly
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8m (26ft)
tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft)
 

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