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SCHEFFLERA taiwaniana

An architectural evergreen shrub or small tree which is totally hardy. The new growth shoots are silvery-green like fountains
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Estimated availability autumn 2020 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£25.00 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2020
Estimated availability autumn 2020 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
Large £40.00 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2020
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  • Evergreen - elegant, palmate leaves composed of 7-11 pointed, entire, smooth, dark grey-green leaflets 10-20cm (4-8in) long arranged like the spokes of a wheel
  • Green - greenish flowers
  • Height - 2-4m (6½-13ft)
  • Spread - 2-4m (6½-13ft)
  • Tall Shrub - broad, rounded evergreen shrub or small tree.
  • 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)
  • Full sun - shelter from strong winds
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - the late flowers provide food for insects and the berries for birds
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Taiwan
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Woodland garden -
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • 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 -
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  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Bird friendly
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Schefflera - Growing Guide
2-4m (6½-13ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2-4m (6½-13ft)
 

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