Photinia × fraseri- Red Robin
Supplied in 2 litre pots.
Spacing : 60cm apart
Hardiness: Hardy to -12°C
Pruning: October to April
Flowers: June if let untrimmed from the previous year
This well known hedge is grown for it's attractive red foliage which appears on young growth.The RHS have given this versatile shrub an award of garden merit. It can be kept trimmed between 140cm to 180cm or let grow on to 400cm +
We recommend Staking younger plants until they are well established, using shelter net for younger plants in exposed sites, a good quality slow release fertilizer (Four seasons) and compost (John Innes Multipurpose) when planting or well rotted farmyard manure on heavy clay soils.