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botanical name:
Photinia glabra 'Rubens'
Photinia glabra 'Rubens' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Red-Leaf Photinia
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: red & green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -8°C
USDA zone: 8 to 9
description:
Evergreen shrub with leathery dark green leaves. New leaves in spring are bright red. Panicles of small dull white flowers followed by abundant red berries.

cultivation:
Any fertile, moist, well drained soil in sun or part shade.
If required, prune in autumn or early spring. May me trimmed as a hedge.

propagation:
Semi-ripe cuttings taken in summer.

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