TAMARIX

Commonly known as Tamarisk

The feathery, billowy, pink or white shrub of the coastal strip.

Genus of 54 species of deciduous shrubs and small trees from coastal sites and dry or marshy, often salt-rich areas inland from western Europe and the Mediterranean to eastern Asia and India.

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
  • Tall Shrub
  • Tree
    Small tree
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for their feathery foliage and attractive plumes of flowers. Excellent for coastal planting where they may be used as windbreaks. Should be pruned regularly to avoid their becoming top heavy and unstable.
    Place of origin
    Western Europe, Mediterranean, eastern Asia, India
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
Tamarix - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of TAMARIX

TAMARIX ramosissima 'Hulsdonk White'

TAMARIX ramosissima 'Hulsdonk White'

Tamarisk

a little known Dutch variety with white rather than pink flowers

 
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TAMARIX ramosissima 'Pink Cascade'

TAMARIX ramosissima 'Pink Cascade'

Tamarisk

reddish brown branches and pink flowers in summer. Ideal for coastal planting

 
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TAMARIX tetrandra

TAMARIX tetrandra

Tamarisk

pale pink flowers earlier in the year than ramosissima

 
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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

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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

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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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