A very hardy medium sized dense shrub with glossy green leaves and pendulous apricot coloured flowers. Great general garden plant for cooler climates or can be clipped into a low growing hedge. Good frost tolerance, and can be grown on heavier soils.
|Plant Type:||Small shrub|
|Height:||1 ~ 1.5 metre|
|Width:||1.5 ~ 2 metres|
|Flowering Time:||Spring, Winter|
|Ph Level:||Mildly acid, Neutral|
|Soil Type:||Clay, Loamy, Clay loam|
|Plant Environment:||Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Cold climate, Coastal garden, Drought resistant|
|Climate Zone:||Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool|
|Growth Habit:||Evergreen, Spreading|
|Soil Moisture:||Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage|
|Special Uses:||Erosion control, Pollution tolerant|
|Attracts Wildlife:||Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects|
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