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MAHONIA aquifolium 'Apollo'

Commonly known as Holly-leaved barberry, Mountain grape, Oregon grape

A spreading bush with dense clusters of bright yellow flowers
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Estimated availability autumn 2020 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£16.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £14.00 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2020
  • Evergreen - pinnate, deep bronze-green leaves to 30cm (12in) with up to 9 spiky leaflets. Foliage turns bronze-red in winter.
  • Yellow - bright yellow
  • Height - 1m (39ins)
  • Spread - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Ground cover - These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - low-growing, dense variety which spreads freely by suckering. Produces flowers in large, pyramidal clusters
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full shade
  • Full sun - will tolerate full sun if soil is not too dry.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Berries - These plants have berries.
  • Good to know - good as an understorey in a woodland garden. Wildlife plant
  • Pests & Diseases - rust, mildew.
  • Place of origin - western North America.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • 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
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
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  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile. Humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Bird friendly
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Mahonia - Growing Guide
1m (39ins)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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