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Chinese Photinia

Photinia davidiana

Stranvaesia davidiana0 by [1] (CC-BY-SA-3.0)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

4m

4m

Min

2.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Chinese Photinia
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Chinese Photinia Overview

This species is a large shrub or small tree with leathery, entire, lanceolate leaves. The fruits are crimson in pendant bunches. This plant was previously known as 'Stranvaesia davidiana'.

Common problems with Chinese Photinia

How to propagate Chinese Photinia

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Seed

Seed in autumn.

Special features of Chinese Photinia

Hedge plant

Other uses of Chinese Photinia

Hedging, specimen. Summer interest.