This is a small evergreen tree, similar to Photinia that can be kept as a hedge. It bears small red fruit which are somewhat sour but sometimes eaten or made into jam.
Makes an interesting hedge with the bonus of fruit for jam production.
This variety is pretty hardy so it can tolerate a wide range of planting positions and soils with the exception of boggy spots.
These are tree selections that grow tall enough to provide screening from neighbours, walls and garages. They are usually dense growers with a small or thick leaf that is easy to keep in shape.
A tree for an informal screen is one which is tall enough to block views but is left to grow in its natural form. These trees offer a more casual look.
Also referred to as feature trees, these are noteworthy selections due to size, shape, foliage cover, seasonal colour or general knock-out attractiveness. They can stand-alone in any garden.
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