TAMARIX ramosissima 'Rosea'

Commonly known as Tamarisk

Flowers are rose-pink and a spectacle in late summer or early autumn when mingled with feathery green foliage
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Pointed leaves to 5mm (¼in) long.
  • Shades of pink
    All shades of pink through to Carmine (red)
    Rose pink
  • Height
    5m (16ft)
  • Spread
    5m (16ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Graceful, spreading shrub or snall tree with arching, red-brown shoots. Produces 5-petalled flowers in dense racemes to 7cm (3in0 long on the new shoots.
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
    Inland shelter from cold, drying winds.

TAMARIX ramosissima 'Rosea'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Prune regularly to prevent shrubs becoming top-heavy and unstable. Wildlife plant - insects.
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    Southeastern Europe to Asia
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Coastal / windswept
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf shape
    Filiform
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 4
    Suitable for: Deciduous trees and shrubs that flower on current year's growth or are grown for winter stem effect.
    Pruning: Hard prune to a low permanent framework.
    When: Annually in early Spring.

    RHS group 5, 6 & 7
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Spring
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Medium to light, fertile, well drained soil
    In coastal areas. Inland a more moist soil is preferred.
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
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Tamarix - Growing Guide
5m (16ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  5m (16ft)
 

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