Escallonia ‘Crimson Spire’ Evergreen Instant Hedge

£66.00£219.00

Escallonia ‘Crimson Spire’ evergreen instant hedge makes a superb low to mid level evergreen privacy hedge for nearly all styles of garden, with the added bonus of stunning crimson flowers

Type Length Weight Height Depth
Escallonia ‘Crimson Spire’ Evergreen Instant Hedge

1m Trough

100cm

25Kg

35-40cm

20cm

£66.00 per metre
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Escallonia ‘Crimson Spire’ Evergreen Instant Hedge

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100cm

75Kg

110-130cm

40cm

£219.00 per metre
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Description

Escallonia ‘Crimson Spire’ evergreen instant hedge, has leathery,dark green glossy leaves with a slightly serrated edge to them. These leaves help to set off the beautiful five peteled crimson pink flowers spectacularly. Traditionally grown as a seaside hedge it can be grown in nearly all parts of Great Britain if given some protection especially in colder Northern regions. With regular trimming Escallonia ‘Crimson Spire’ evergreen instant hedge can be kept at around 80cm in height but with a lot of trimming you will get a few less flowers. If left untrimmed or trimmed after flowering it will be a good source of nectar for flying insects like bees

This hedge gets great comments from anyone who sees it on the nursery and it is very popular within the Hedgeplants.com sales team for being such a good and reliable hedge.

Escallonia ‘Crimson Spire’ has been given an Award of Garden Merit by the Royal Horticultural Society in 1984

ASPECT Coast Exposed Coast Sheltered Inland Exposed Inland Sheltered Heavy Shade
HEIGHT Less then 1m 1-2.5m 2.5-5m Over 5m
SOIL Heavy Clay Medium Loam Light Sandy Peat Acid Alkaline Poorly Drained
TRIMMING Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
FEEDING Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
FLOWERING Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
HARDINESS Hardy to -10°C Hardy to below -10°C GROWTH RATE 30-60cm per year

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