With its attractive winter blooms and superb autumn colour, this large deciduous shrub has been awarded a Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit for its low maintenance requirements and pest resistant qualities.
Generally not harvested.
Suitable shoots in spring
You can graft in late winter or chip bud in late spring.
Full Sun, Partial Sun
Clay, Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
This stunning specimen shrub can be grown in a container in urban courtyard gardens. It also suits informal cottage or woodland gardens.
Generally pest free but can suffer from coral spot & honey fungus.