A miniature version of the traditional Red Robin with 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: 1.5m x 1.5m (5ft 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 foliage.