Add colour and texture to your garden with this attractive, evergreen shrub. It produces copper tinged new growth and profuse clusters of bell shaped, waxy flowers in spring. It is ideal for sheltered garden beds and containers, especially underneath deciduous trees. Choose a cool site that is sheltered from wind and frost. This plant grows best in moist, humus rich, acid soils. Varieties available include Shojo, Forest Flame, Forrestii, Christmas Cheer, Mountain Fire, Valley Valentine and Temple Bells.
|Size — 165mm|
|Growth Width — 1m|
|Growth Height — 1m|
|Flower Colour — White|
|Light Requirements — Morning Sun, Part Shade, Shade|
|Soil Requirements — Well drained soil|
Incorporate planting compost such as Active 8, 50:50 with existing soil at time of planting, and water with Harvest once a week for the first 6 weeks. Keep well mulched.
When growing in pots, ensure water soaks in deeply to the root area.
Prune after flowering to remove spent flowers.