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TAMARIX tetrandra

Commonly known as Tamarisk

Pale pink flowers earlier in the year than ramosissima
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Estimated availability autumn 2021 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£14.50 each
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £12.00 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2021
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre

 

  • Deciduous - needle- or scale-like leaves to 5mm (¼in) long.
  • Shades of pink - All shades of pink through to Carmine (red) - pale pink
  • Height - 3m (10ft)
  • Spread - 3m (10ft)
  • Hedge - Ideal for hedging
  • Tall Shrub - or small tree with arching, purple-brown shoots. Produces 4-petalled flowers in lateral racemes to 5cm (2in) long on the old shoots
  • 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 - inland shelter from cold, drying winds.
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - none
  • Place of origin - southeastern Europe, Bulgaria, Turkey
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Coastal / windswept -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 2
    Suitable for: Deciduous shrubs and trees that flower in Spring or early Summer on previous year's growth, including plants that produce new growth at or near ground level.
    Pruning: Prune flowered shoots to strong buds. Cut back approximately 1/4 of old shoots to the base to promote replacement growth.
    When: Annually, after flowering.

    RHS groups 2 & 3
  • Seasonal Interest - 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
3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  3m (10ft)
 

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