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Photinia x fraseri 'Red Robin'
New Zealand Flax 

Photinia x fraseri 'Red Robin'
Common name

New Zealand Flax

Group

Shrubs

Family

Rosaceae

Description

An upright; evergreen shrub with dark green leaves; bright red when young. Small white flowers are sometimes followed by bright red fruit. Max Height 5m. Max Spread 5m. Flowers April to May. Fruits August. Full Sun/Partial Shade. Frost hardy. Back-fill with soil mixed with peat substitute and a suitable fertiliser.

Characteristics

Growth habit
Rounded to broadly spreading
Fragrance
No
Hardiness
Frost hardy
Toxicity
Harmful if eaten

Size

Growth speed
Fast
Ultimate height
5m
Ultimate spread
5m

Colour

Flowers
White in April; May
Foliage
Green; Red - Evergreen
Fruit
Red in August
 

Growing your plants

Aspect
Full sun/Partial shade Sheltered site
Soil
Fertile
Moisture
Moist well drained
Propagation
Division
Usage
Border
Planting
Back-fill with soil mixed with peat substitute and a suitable fertiliser

Caring for your plants

Pruning
Early spring Thin out overgrown plants
Maintenance
Keep free from weeds; Mulch; Feed
Care
Keep moist in first year
Pests & diseases
Mealy bugs

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Trolley
Regular 5 litre 40-60 cm --- £8.25 £ 116
Regular 10 litre 125-150 cm --- £16.70 £ 1147
Regular 25 litre 100-125 cm --- £34.00 £ 94
Regular 25 litre 125-150 cm --- £34.00 £ 198
Regular 25 litre 150-175 cm --- £40.10 £ 228
Regular 60 litre 175-200 cm --- £87.50 £ 2
Half Standard 15 litre 90-100 cm 40-60 cm £66.00 £ 2
Half Standard New 35 litre 80-100 cm 70-80 cm £151.20 £ 6
Half Standard 55 litre 80-90 cm 60-80 cm £108.00 £ 1
Multistem 30 litre 125-150 cm --- £59.25 £ 1
Pleached 30 litre 80-100 cm 80 x 80 cm £133.65 £ 2
Pleached 45 litre 16-18 EHS 120 x 120 cm £249.90 £ 1
Pleached 45 litre 18-20 EHS 120 x 120 cm £265.75 £ 1