Brilliant red young foliage from Spring onwards, becoming dark glossy green. Large, dense evergreen shrub. Ideal for contrast in borders and for colourful hedges.
Suitable for: In sun or partial shade on well drained soils.
Height and Spread in 10 years: 2.1m x 1.5 m (7ft x 5ft)
Planting: Soak the rootball before planting. Plant in a hole twice the diameter of the rootball or pot. Mix in an organic soil improver and general fertiliser with the infill soil. Water regularly until established.
Care: Clip in early Summer to encourage fresh young red foliage.