Escallonia Plant. Escallonia shrubs are versatile shrubs, perfect for a flowering hedge or specimen planting. Preferably against a wall in cooler northern districts.
Forms a dense mound of shiny green leaves with reddish pink flowers appearing in spring and early summer and sporadically throughout the year. Plant with the top of the rootball at soil level, backfill around the roots and firm well. Your climate might be too cold for this plant.
For screening purposes or for use as a climber the evergreen escallonia is an ideal choice.
The escallonia's planting site should account for the plant's mature height and breadth. But this versatile shrub is not confined to those two purposes. A great choice for a screening or hedge plant with fine, dense foliage that responds well to shearing.
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Escallonia shrubs are versatile shrubs, perfect for a flowering hedge or specimen planting. Escallonia can be propagated by taking softwood cuttings in the spring, or hardwood cuttings in late autumn after flowering. Continue reading more about the escallonia plant and how easy it is to grow.
Basic facts about escallonia plant
Members of the genus are found mainly in mountainous areas—notably in the andes mountains—although species in the temperate, southernmost portions of the range grow near the sea. Preferably against a wall in cooler northern districts. Native to south america, but especially popular as ornamental plants in ireland, england, and california.
Caring for escallonias is not difficult.
Lilies share an elegant look that comprises large, brilliantly colored triangular petals. The plant’s glossy leaves and gorgeous, scented flowers range from pink to white and are often used for hedging. Best in a sunny, sheltered spot.
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This is an exceptional evergreen, thanks to its fragrance. Can also be planted containers but will need protection from cold winds. It can also be grown as a bushy shrub, a container specimen and even has a.