(Escallonia rubra ‘Woodside’)
A small, upright, evergreen shrub with masses of small. pinkish-red to white flowers.
Spring to early summer.
POSITION & USES
Prefers full sun or part shade. Requires very well drained soils and is not tolerant of w ter logging or wet feet. Spr s of flowers are wonderfull for cutting and are long-lasting in a vase.
Cultivate soil before planting. Water after planting until established. Light pruning after flowering will enhance plant shape.
Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed over spring and summer will keep it looking its best.
- Red can = Little water in hot, dry weather.
- Green can = Deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather.
- Blue can = Deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather.
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.
CAUTION: May be harmful if eaten
|Plants Needed per Square Metre||1-2|
|Habit||An easy to grow and hardy shrub for both hedging and general garden use.|
|Position||Part to Full Sun, Frost Tolerant|