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ARBUTUS unedo 'Compacta'

Commonly known as Killarney strawberry tree



Smaller growing form with a dense habit
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£15.00 each

  • Evergreen - oval, shallowly toothed, glossy, mid-green leaves to 10cm (4in) long
  • White
  • Height - 2m (6½ft) plus
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft) plus
  • Tree - shrubby habit. Small, pitcher-shaped flowers in pendent panicles to 5cm (2in) appear in autumn with previous year's ripening fruit.
  • 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 - sheltered spot.
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - aphids, leaf spot.
  • Place of origin - southeastern Europe, Turkey, Lebanon,
  • Flower Shape - Bell/Lantern
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Patio / pot plants
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Neutral to acid soil - will tolerate alkaline soils.
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
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tree - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft) plus
 

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