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PSEUDOPANAX lessonii 'Purpureus'

Attractive bronze-purple foliage especially when young
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PSEUDOPANAX lessonii 'Purpureus'

 
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  • Evergreen
  • Height
    2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6½ft)
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun
    Shelter from cold, drying winds
  • Partial shade
    Dappled shade
  • Additional Features
    Architectural interest
  • Exotic plants
  • Pests & Diseases
    none
  • Place of origin
    New Zealand. Garden origin
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Patio / pot plants
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
    Purple
  • Leaf form
    Palmate see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate see photos above
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
Pseudopanax - Growing Guide

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