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Fotinia

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Details

  • Scientific Name: Photinia x Fraser
  • Family: Rosaceae
  • 3-5 m tall plant
  • small Lords of five petals
  • Fast growing
  • Flowering: spring
  • Maintenance: easy
  • Substrate: rich and well drained
  • Situation: sunny
  • Origin: hybrid obtained in gardening
Perennial nature hybrid obtained in gardening. It blooms in the middle of spring, with small five-petal flowers. But if this shrub is appreciated in gardening, it is due to its leaves, these are reddish in color, very striking in the juvenile state and making it very attractive for the formation of hedges. Its multiplication must be done by cuttings in the summer season.

PLANT

Place:
Shrub that the sun prefers. Care must be taken not to locate it in places where it is directly affected by cold winter winds, although it resists temperatures below 0 ° C.

Transplant:
It requires fertile, well-drained soils. We recommend the use of COMPO SANA Plantation, which has vegetable compost and guano.
 
Winter:
It resists temperatures well below OºC.
Flowering:
It blooms in the middle of spring, with small five-petal flowers. But if this shrub is appreciated in gardening, it is due to its leaves, these are reddish in color, very striking in juvenile state and making it very attractive for the formation of hedges
 
Irrigation:
Adult specimens do  not require excessive irrigation, in newly implanted specimens the risks must be frequent
 
Fertilizer:
Fertilize with COMPO Guano Universal Fertilizer, which favors the creation of humus by increasing soil fertility.