PARROTIA

Commonly known as Persian ironwood

SCALLOPED foliage coloured in shades of red, orange and yellow and a siver-grey bark whence its metallic common name is derived. In the witch hazel family. Named after German naturalist Friedrich Parrot.

Genus of 2 species of deciduous tree from forests in the Caucasus, northern Iran and eastern China.

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
  • Tree

Buy Varieties of PARROTIA

PARROTIA persica

PARROTIA persica

Irontree, Persian ironwood

excellent autumn colour with small red flowers in February-March on bare stems

 
Small
£18.00 each 
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Available again from APRIL 2024 - When fresh stock arrives
Large
£75.00 each 
PARROTIA persica 'Persian Spire'

PARROTIA persica 'Persian Spire'

Irontree, Persian ironwood

purple shoots in spring and dark green leaves with a striking purple border in summer. Yellow to orange autumn colour

 
£25.00 each 
Large
£70.00  
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Estimated availability autumn 2024 Any time SEPT-DEC - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
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PARROTIA persica 'Vanessa'

PARROTIA persica 'Vanessa'

Irontree, Persian ironwood

glossy red shoots and young leaves edged with bronze-red. More upright tree-like habit

 
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£25.00 each 
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Large
£70.00  

Useful extras...

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Grow Your Own
AFTER PLANT GROW YOUR OWN seaweed is ready to use liquid concentrate that was specially formulated be used on all edible plants.
Only £8.00

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Afterplant - Tomatoes
AFTER PLANT TOMATO FEED Liquid Concentrate with Bio stimulant is a high potash liquid concentrate containing seaweed extract, plant derived amino acids and other nutrients specifically formulated to benefit tomatoes and greenhouse plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
3 options from £3.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow Ericoid mycorrhizal fungi
This specially adapted Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi will boost the growth of acid-loving plants like rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers and blueberries. It contains ericoid and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, which are found in poor acidic soils where ericaceous plants naturally grow.
Only £7.50

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

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