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Nirrhe

Eucryphia glutinosa

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

10m

Max

8m

8m

Min

6m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Nirrhe Overview

This is a deciduous species, it can be semi-evergreen. It will form a small shrub-like tree with erect branches, it is rather slow growing to about 6m or more. The leaves are compound with 3 to 5 glossy green leaflets that may turn orange and red before dropping in the autumn. The flowers are borne in profusion along the branches in late mid-summer.

How to propagate Nirrhe

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in late summer.

Other uses of Nirrhe

Specimen Summer interest.