One of the few evergreens that will flower all summer long, this handy evergreen will take pride of place in your sunny garden. Use for low-medium hedging, or as a border specimen.
Attracts Birds & Butterflies, Waterwise, Border, Espalier, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Privacy Screen, Seacoast Exposure, Woodland Garden, specimen, foundation plant.
Escallonia grow best in a fertile and humus rich soil, acidic soil. They need good drainage. Plant in a sunny, open site with some protection from cold winter winds. Prune lightly but regularly after flowering, to keep it compact. On mature plants, remove one-third of shoots yearly.