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botanical name:
Escallonia 'Iveyi'
Escallonia 'Iveyi' © Deeproot Plant Base
family:  Escalloniaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 1.80m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: white
main season: August
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, clay soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -5°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
description:
Stiff, upright habit. Glossy green leaves and bold heads of scented white flowers. The foliage often becomes bronze tinted in cold weather

cultivation:
Fertile, well drained soil in full sun, preferably in a mild or sheltered position. Will grow in some shade but dislikes cold conditions. Thrives in coastal locations.

usage:
Good as a wall shrub

other notes:
Found at Caerhays in Cornwall.
RHS AGM

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