Indian Hawthorn
Rhaphiolepis indica - Indian Hawthorn
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Item code:
4081100190P

Enhance your garden with this beautiful, rounded shrub. Compact and robust, it produces leathery, shiny, dark green leaves with prolific clusters of sweetly scented, white flowers in spring and summer. This is followed by small, metallic, nontoxic blue berries. It will also attract bees to your garden. It is suitable for cottage gardens, coastal planting, low hedging and container or pot planting.

Size — 200mm
Growth Width — 3m
Growth Height — 3m
Fragrant
Drought Tolerant
Frost Tolerant
Flower Colour — White
Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade
Soil Requirements — Clay soil, Sandy soil, Special potting mix, Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

To plant, choose a position with well drained soil. Apply a small amount of well composted, organic matter to the soil before you plant. Be sure to add mulch to retain soil moisture. For containers, use a native potting mix. This plant does not like wet feet.

Watering needs

Water this plant regularly. Allow soil to dry out slightly between watering as this plant does not like wet feet.

Pruning Advice

Prune this plant after flowering to encourage dense growth and flowering. This will also reduce berry formaton.