Itea ilicifolia

Itea ilicifolia

2 litre pot £17.99
available to order from summer 2018
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<ul><li><b>Position:</b> full sun to part shade<li><b>Soil:</b> fertile, well-drained soil<li><b>Rate of growth: </b> average<li><b>Flowering period: </b> July to September<li><b>Hardiness: </b> frost hardy (may need protection in winter)<br><br>A spreading, evergreen shrub with spiny, glossy dark green, holly-like leaves, that can be used as either a free-standing shrub, or trained flat against a sunny, sheltered wall. In mid summer to early autumn, it is covered with long, drooping, catkin-like racemes of vanilla-fragranced, greenish-white flowers.<br><br><li><b>Garden care:</b> Protect from cold, drying winds and apply a generous layer of mulch around young plants in autumn. Trim back to tidy in the spring and provide support for wall-trained plants.</li></ul>

  • Position: full sun to part shade
  • Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: July to September
  • Hardiness: frost hardy (may need protection in winter)

    A spreading, evergreen shrub with spiny, glossy dark green, holly-like leaves, that can be used as either a free-standing shrub, or trained flat against a sunny, sheltered wall. In mid summer to early autumn, it is covered with long, drooping, catkin-like racemes of vanilla-fragranced, greenish-white flowers.

  • Garden care: Protect from cold, drying winds and apply a generous layer of mulch around young plants in autumn. Trim back to tidy in the spring and provide support for wall-trained plants.

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5.0

Excellent quality

By Tracy

from North Shropshire

Pros

  • Accurate Instructions
  • Attractive
  • Fragrant
  • Hardy
  • Healthy

Cons

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    • Garden

    Comments about Crocus Itea ilicifolia:

    First internet shrub order. Only place I could find this in stock.

    Arrived in 2 days in perfect condition. Well packed. Good sized healthy plant none the worse for its journey to me in its box.

    Wouldn't hesitate to order plants from Crocus again.

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