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Photinia 'Red Robin'

Photinia × fraseri 'Red Robin'

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

4m

2.5m

Min

2.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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A photo of Photinia 'Red Robin'
A photo of Photinia 'Red Robin'

Photinia 'Red Robin' Overview

This evergreen shrub is a popular choice frequently grown as a hedge because it's dense growth habit. It's glossy leaves emerge in spring bright red turning dark green in maturity. Although creamy white flowers are also produced in spring these tend to be sparse.

Common problems with Photinia 'Red Robin'

How to harvest Photinia 'Red Robin'

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Photinia 'Red Robin'

Cuttings

Take semi hardwood cuttings in summer.

Special features of Photinia 'Red Robin'

Attractive leaves

Young leaves are a vivid red when they emerge.

Other uses of Photinia 'Red Robin'

A low maintenance shrub that can be grown as a hedge or a screen.

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