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ARBUTUS menziesii

Commonly known as Madroña

With beautiful smooth reddish-brown bark, this Californian species flowers in late spring
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£25.00 each

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plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre

 

  • Evergreen - oval,glossy, dark-green, toothed leaves 5-15cm (2-6in) long.
  • White
  • Height - 15m (50ft)
  • Spread - 15m (50ft)
  • Tree - spreading, sometimes shrubby tree. Produces flowers in erect panicles to 20cm (8in) tall followed by spherical, warty fruit 1cm (½in) across which ripen in autumn of the following year.
  • Full sun - sheltered site
  • Additional Features - Ornamental bark
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, leaf spot.
  • Place of origin - western North America
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving
  • Fertile well drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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