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BERBERIDOPSIS beckleri

Commonly known as Coral plant

Small pinkish-red flowers. Evergreen climber

 

  • Red
  • Height - 4m (13ft)
  • Climber - Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging - weakly twining climber. Sparse, pendulous flowers
  • 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)
  • Against a wall
  • Partial shade - sheltered site
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - prune only if essential
  • Pests & Diseases - trouble free
  • Place of origin - Australia (New South Wales)
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Neutral to acid soil - - humus-rich, well-drained
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