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Abeliophyllum distichum Roseum


 
 

Don't miss your chance to purchase this beautiful but rarely offered deciduous shrub. While it is closely related to the common yellow Forsythia, this variety is a lot more subtle. Flowering through winter and early spring, Roseum valiantly adorns itself in a glistening coat of pink-blushed flowers, which smother its bare branches - offering the gardener a delicious rose and orange blossom scent. Preferring fertile, free-draining soil, it is hardy down to -15°c.
Flower Colour
Cream, Pink

Type of garden
Container Gardening, Cottage Garden

Other
Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest, Ideal for Beginners, Scented, Suitable for Container

Hardiness
Fully hardy perennial

Category
Perennials

Delivery
14 day

Flowering Time
Long Flowering, Winter & Spring

Aspect
Sun or Partial Shade

Spread
150cm (60")

Height
1.5m (60")

Abeliophyllum

Soil

Well drained

Position

Prefers full sun

Cutting

Not suitable

Flowering

Winter

Additional Information

The Forsythia is a scrambling deciduous shrub with slender branches bearing dark green leaves and racemes of forsythia-like, fragrant white or pale pink-white flowers 1cm across. height and spread 1.3m and Hardy to -15.

Delivery Date: 01 Dec 2017 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.


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"Thank you ladies for your beautiful plants.
Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
Bless you,
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