- Escallonia Pink Elle
- Large heads of pink flowers in Summer
- glossy green leaves
- compact habit
- grows in most situations
Escallonia Pink Elle is a new hardy evergreen shrub which has deep green glossy leaves and a compact habit, it is also extremely free flowering. The flowers are pink fading to white in the centres and are carried in dense upright clusters at the top of the shoots in early Summer and then again in Autumn.
Escallonia Pink Elle is excellent in a large container as a specimen shrub or as a small flowering hedge. It is easy to grow and trouble free. Best grown in a fertile well drained soil. A very reliable plant which flowers freely, no garden is complete without one.
Variety: Pink Elle
Height & Spread: 1 x 1m
Flower Colour: Pink
Soil Type: Most
Aspect: full sun to light shade
Season of Interest: all year round
Plant Breeders Rights: EU 2011-1009 PVR applies. Propagation for resale is illegal without a licence from the breeder
Colours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline and may vary according to local conditions
Escallonia Pink Elle was awarded a Silver Medal at the National Plant Show in 2012 where Dan Heims a member of the judging panel commented that after all the time he had spent trimming this genus he recognised the importance of a compact self branching variety.