Escallonia

Escallonia

Escallonia

donard seedling

Small 5 cm pot plant purchased.  Colourful fast growing evergreen with small, glossy, dark green leaves. Masses of saucer-shaped pink tinted white flowers from June to October. Excellent for seaside areas or sunny positions, but not suitable for cold positions exposed to cold drying winds.
HEDGE Trim after flowering. For hedges 3-7ft (0.9-2.1m). Plant 1.5-2ft (45-60cm) apart.
SHRUB 8ft x 5ft (2.4m x 1.5m).