NEILLIA thibetica

Attractive shrub with erect downy stems & pink flowers in arching racemes
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NEILLIA thibetica

 
Available Early Spring 2022 - Spring according to the Met office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore early spring is early March to mid-April. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
individually £13.50 each , 3+ £11.00 each 
Delivery Information Available Early Spring 2022

 

  • Deciduous
    Ovate or ovate-oblong 3-lobed, long-pointed, toothed, bright-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
  • Shades of pink All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
  • Height
    2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Thicket-forming, suckering shrub
  • 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
    Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of origin
    western China.
  • Flower Shape
    Racemes - arching racemes to 15cm (6in) long
  • Tubular
    tubular-bell-shaped to 1cm (½in) long
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Lobed see photos above
  • Serrate
  • Leaf shape
    Ovate see photos above
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 2
    Suitable for: Deciduous shrubs and trees that flower in Spring or early Summer on previous year's growth, including plants that produce new growth at or near ground level.
    Pruning: Prune flowered shoots to strong buds. Cut back approximately 1/4 of old shoots to the base to promote replacement growth.
    When: Annually, after flowering.

    RHS groups 2 & 3
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
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Neillia thibetica - Growing Guide
2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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