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SCHEFFLERA rhododendrifolia

A hardy schefflera. Deeply lobed dark green leaves. Prefers shade
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£20.00 each
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Available autumn 2019

  • Good to know - an exotic large umbrella tree shrub or small tree for a sheltered area. Late flowers provide food for insects and the berries for birds.
  • Pests & Diseases - scale insects, thrips, mealybugs under glass
  • Place of Origin - high-altitude forests of India and Nepal
  • Height - to 3m (10ft)
  • Spread - to 3m (10ft)
  • Evergreen - variously lobed palmate leaves become entire with age
  • Tall Shrub
  • Hardy - average winter - Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F) - borderline
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich.
  • Full shade
  • Partial shade
Schefflera - Growing Guide
to 3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  to 3m (10ft)

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