Leucothoe Scarletta – 10litre
Leucothoe Scarletta is a spreading evergreen shrub with arching branches.
It has new growth that emerges red in spring, ageing to dark green before turning to autumnal shades of burgundy.
Small white, pitcher shaped flowers appear in late spring along the stems.
Reaching a mature height and spread of 1.2m this low maintenance shrub grows well in a sheltered spot in part shade and moist, well-draining soil.
Often planted for its delicate foliage and seasonal colour and interest.
Being evergreen Leucothoe Scarletta provides gardens with year round coverage which makes it a popular choice.
Ideal for all size gardens, borders and container planting.
If the plant size you require is not listed please call for current availability and delivery options as we are always updating the stock we have for sale at our tree nursery in Essex.
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Leucothoe Scarletta – 10litre
- Size : 10 Litre
- Botanical name/s : Leucothoe Scarletta
- Common name/s :
- Flower/Foliage : New growth emerges dark red, turning to green and developing a burgundy flush in autumn/winter.
- Plant type : Evergreen
- Flowering period : late spring
- Mature height : 1-1.2m
- Mature spread : 1-1.2m
- Growth rate : Moderate
- Recommended usage : Ideal for gardens, borders and container planting.
- Nursery grown : Yes
AFTER CARE / PLANT MAINTENANCE
Once planted, Leucothoe Scarletta will need watering throughout the first growing season, but make sure not to over / underwater.
Check for and remove any dead, decaying, diseased or crossing branches.
Remove any weeds from around the base of the plant (including grass).
- Position/Aspect : Part shade & sheltered spot.
- Soil : Tolerates most moist, well-draining soils. avoid dry soils
- Hardiness : Hardy in most places throughout the southern UK.
- Plant maintenance : Low maintenance, prune if required.
How do I order from King & Co?
Your order may be placed via our Online Shop, which is fast simple and secure.
After your Online Shop order has been placed we will send an order confirmation email to the email address provided. This will provide you with details of your order, including the order number, which you should check and retain for your records. If there is an error in your order requirement, please contact us as soon as possible quoting your order number, so that we can rectify prior to dispatch.
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How can I expect delivery from King & Co?
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We can delivery to you anywhere in England and Wales via an overnight courier service (two days for Scotland & Ireland).
Via Online Shop
Orders placed via our Online shop if placed by 10am Monday –Thursday can be delivered to you the very next day. If placed on a Friday – Sunday delivery would be on Tuesday.
We deliver by national overnight courier service.
Should you require a specific delivery date, let us know in advance and we will arrange for your delivery to arrive on your required date.
Every tree and plant is packed to ensure your order arrives safely.
For large trees or quantities of trees and plants
Please phone us to discuss, we are usually able to deliver to you via a dedicated vehicle.
For local deliveries
We will deliver to you in our local area and we will be pleased to arrange this with you whilst you are visiting our Nursery or via the phone. We also provide a planting service.
We have our own installation teams to carry out planting in Southern & Eastern England. Please call us to discuss, we are always happy to provide you a quotation.