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15 Escallonia 'Apple Blossom' Hedging Plants Evergreen


15 Escallonia 'Apple Blossom' Plants  

20-30cm in 9 cm pots.Not tiny plug plants


Not as showy as some of the other Escallonias, but tolerates salty oceanfront conditions very well with no damage. Also very cold-hardy.

Growing Details

Common Name: Escallonia
Genus: Escallonia
Cultivar: 'Apple Blossom'
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/light
Height: 250cm
Spread: 240cm
Time to take cuttings: May to July 
Spacing: 3 Plants Per Metre


The South American Andes are home to most escallonias. Some varieties need shelter from cold winds but they are generally quite hardy. It is a graceful shrub with arching stems and solid compact growth. The neat glossy evergreen foliage offers a perfect background to smaller plants, and makes a fine hedge in seaside gardens. 'Apple Blossom' flowers for 6-8 weeks after mid-summer, in a very attractive blend of soft pink and white. Escallonias are best planted in late spring, allowing time to settle in before winter.

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