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PARROTIOPSIS jacquemontiana

Suitable for chalky soils this erect growing shrub has yellow flowers and white bracts

  • Deciduous - broadly oval mid-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
  • Yellow - yellow with white bracts
  • Height - 6m (20ft)
  • Spread - 4m (13ft)
  • Tall Shrub - upright shrub or, occasionally, small tree. Produces spider-like flower heads to 5cm (2in) across.
  • 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 sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - none.
  • Place of origin - western Himalayas. One of many species collected by Victor Jacquemont (1801-32), France.
  • 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 - Spring -
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving -
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape - Broadly columnar -
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6m (20ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  4m (13ft)
 

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