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Photinia beauverdiana
Photinia
Pot size: 9cm   Our online price: £4.80
You can order it as gift wrapped present (+£6.50)
orange coloured leaves and fruits give the most spectacular appearance fo the plant in October mature plant in its best appearance in October the leaves dress into orange-red at fall available plant for sale - you will receive a similar plant part of available plant for sale from another angle

Common name in French:
Photinia
Common name in German:
Glanzmispeln
Other common names:
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Family:
Rosaceae
Origin:
China

Description:

Spreading small tree with white flowers in late Spring and masses of oval shapd, orange-red fruits (pomes) in Autumn and early Winter - a paradise for birds. The slightly hairy leaves turn red in the fall and give a fantastic look together with the fruits. Easy to grow, usually pest and disease free.


Plant growing type:
deciduous
Habit:
open crowned small tree
Size when mature in m:
3-4m
Main feature (value):
flower, fruit and autumn coloration
Spring value:
flower
Summer value:
leaf
Autumn value:
fruit and autumn coloration
Winter value:
branch structure and habit of the plant
Autumn coloration:
shades of orange and red
Flower colour:
White
Fruit colour:
OrangeRed
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Drought tolerance:
medium
Optimum ph:
slightly acidic-neutral (pH 6-7)
Preferred location:
full sun - semi-shade
Where to plant:
a very small tree, so it can be planted in a smaller garden; also good as a patio plant or bonsai
Pests and diseases:
this tree is generally pest- and disease-free, sometimes greenflies attack the plant in Summer
Herbal usage:
none known
Edibility:
generally not used for cooking or eating
Toxicity to humans:
not known
Optimum growing conditions:
full sun, any soil but heavy clay (drought tolerant)

Height in cm:
10-20
Pot size:
9cm
Age in year:
2 (this tree is grown from seed on our nursery)
Our online price:
£4.80

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