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Photinia Fraseri 'Pink Marble' 5 Litre

Photinia Fraseri 'Pink Marble' 5 Litre

£18.95
Photinia Fraseri Pink Marble 5 litre pot. Upto 100 cm tall inc pot. January 2017
Photinia Fraseri Pink Marble 5 litre pot. Upto 100 cm tall inc pot. January 2017 Photinia Fraseri Pink Marble 5 litre pot. Upto 100 cm tall inc pot. January 2017 Photinia Fraseri Pink Marble 5 litre pot. Upto 100 cm tall inc pot. January 2017
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Quick Overview
  • 5 Litre Pink Marble-Large Plants
  • Approximately 90-100cm inc pot
  • Highest quality Perfect as a stand alone specimen or use to create a beautiful hedge
  • Fully hardy, quick growing.
  • Evergreen plants with an eventual upto 3 metres with a approximate spread of 2 metres
Plant Size (cm)
Plant Size (cm)
61cm - 80cm
Pot Size - Litre
Pot Size - Litre
5 Litre
Anticipated Height
Anticipated Height
70-80cm ex pot
Toleration
Toleration
-10
Growth Speed
Growth Speed
Quick
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Photinia Fraseri Pink Marble 5 litre.  A popular lovely coloured cultivar. It has variegated cream and green leaves, which when they first emerge are flushed in pinky red, so overall the effect is very colourful. Pink Marble is very effective evergreen plant, that makes a lovely looking stand-alone specimen or can be used to create a lovely colourful winter hardy, evergreen hedge it is tolerant of hard pruning, so the size can easily be kept in check.

RHS award of garden merit.

What to expect: Your plant will arrive planted in a large 5 litre/23m pot. It will have an actual plant size excluding the pot, at the tallest point of approximately 70-80cm with a similar spread it will depending on the time of year look like just like the picture. 

Planting Position: Plant in full sun through to light partial shade. Away from exposed windy sites and extreme frosts

Soil: Suited to a full range of soils even clay if it is improved with rotted manure or compost, equally happy in acid through to alkaline.

Suitable for container planting: Yes will grow quite happily in a pot.

Eventual height and spread: Can and often does reach, without pruning a height of 3 metres with a 2-3 metre spread.

Pruning: Not really necessary but as we touched on above they can be pruned back quite hard to restrict height and spread, this is best done in early spring or during the summer months but not after August.

Growth speed: Relatively quick.

Flowering Period: Not a plant known for its flowering capabilities, but it will produce small clusters of white open flowers in early spring, for a short period.

Evergreen: Yes

Winter hardy: -10.

In many circumstances where the photinia plants are planted in rich soil it will require no additional fertiliser, if you notice or think growth is relatively slow apply some slow release fertiliser, apart from this and pruning to keep size in check this plant has no real specific requirements