Garrya elliptica 'James Roof'

Garrya elliptica 'James Roof'

2 litre pot 20cm £19.99
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<UL><li><b>Position:</b> full sun or partial shade<LI><B>Soil:</b> moderately-fertile, well-drained soil<LI><B>Rate of growth:</b> average<LI><B>Flowering period:</b> December to February<li><b>Hardiness:</b> frost hardy (needs winter protection in cold areas)<br><br>Long, silvery catkins up to 20cm long, shine out among glossy, wavy-edged, dark green leaves throughout winter. The silken tassels of this upright, evergreen shrub make a stunning feature in the winter garden. Try it towards the back of a sunny, shrub border, against a wall or as a windbreak in coastal areas. When it has finished its display, the dark foliage makes a lovely foil for summer-flowering shrubs.<br><br><LI><B>Garden care:</b> Cut back dead or straggly branches in April or May.</li></ul>

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: moderately-fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: December to February
  • Hardiness: frost hardy (needs winter protection in cold areas)

    Long, silvery catkins up to 20cm long, shine out among glossy, wavy-edged, dark green leaves throughout winter. The silken tassels of this upright, evergreen shrub make a stunning feature in the winter garden. Try it towards the back of a sunny, shrub border, against a wall or as a windbreak in coastal areas. When it has finished its display, the dark foliage makes a lovely foil for summer-flowering shrubs.

  • Garden care: Cut back dead or straggly branches in April or May.

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