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Photinia

Photinia fraseri 'Red Robin'

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

9a

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

5m

3m

Min

4m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Photinia Overview

This produces toothed, dark red leaves when young, then turning to dark, glossy green. In late spring, broad heads of white flowers appear.

Common problems with Photinia

How to propagate Photinia

Cuttings

You can propagate from semi-ripe cuttings in summer, deciduous species can also be propagated by seed in autumn.

Seed

Other uses of Photinia

Foliage, ornamental, border, hedging. Spring interest.