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TAMARIX tetandra

Commonly known as Tamarisk

Pale pink flowers earlier in the year than ramosissima
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  • 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.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • 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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