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Escallonia Red Dream

9.95

0.6m ht x 1m sp

10-20 years until maturity

3ltr pot

‘Escallonia Red Dream’ is a small, bushy, evergreen shrub with small, glossy leaves. From mid-summer to early autumn, it bears small, red, tubular flowers.

Escallonia Red Dream

Botanical name

Escallonia 'Red Dream'

Other names

Escallonia 'Red Dream'

Genus

Escallonia

Variety or Cultivar

'Red Dream' _ 'Red Dream' is a small, bushy, evergreen shrub with small, glossy leaves. From mid-summer to early autumn, it bears small, red, tubular flowers.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Bushy, Spreading

COLOUR

Flower

Red in Summer; Red in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons

HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Specific pests

Brown scale

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings

Escallonia 'Red Dream' (Escallonia 'Red Dream') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 1m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Coastal, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained soil in full sun, sheltered from cold winds.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered

Escallonia Red Dream

Botanical name

Escallonia ‘Red Dream’

Other names

Escallonia ‘Red Dream’

Genus

Escallonia

Variety or Cultivar

‘Red Dream’ _ ‘Red Dream’ is a small, bushy, evergreen shrub with small, glossy leaves. From mid-summer to early autumn, it bears small, red, tubular flowers.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Bushy, Spreading

COLOUR

Flower

Red in Summer; Red in Autumn

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons

HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Specific pests

Brown scale

Diseases

Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings

Escallonia ‘Red Dream’ (Escallonia ‘Red Dream’) will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 1m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses

Beds and borders, Coastal, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Plant in well-drained soil in full sun, sheltered from cold winds.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Sheltered