Photinia x fraseri ‘Carre Rouge’ – Hedging Plants 3 Litre

Photinia x fraseri ‘Carre Rouge’ is a compact evergreen shrub with glossy red leaves.

In spring/summer the young, new growth emerges as bright red. The foliage then matures to green providing gardens with year round interest.

Clusters of creamy-white flowers appear in spring.

This plant has smaller leaves and a slower growth rate than the more commonly used Photinia Red Robin. This slow growth means that it is naturally thicker and needs only one clip a year to keep it very neat.

A popular choice for dense, low hedging, Photinia ‘Carre Rouge’ should be planted in full sun to partial shade in moist, well-draining soils.


3 Litre pot


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Photinia x fraseri ‘Carre Rouge’ – Hedging Plants 3 Litre


  • Size : 3 Litre pot
  • Botanical name/s : Photinia x fraseri 'Little Red Robin'
  • Common name/s : Photinia 'Little Red Robin'
  • Flower / Foliage : Bright red young growth that matures to green and clusters of creamy-white flowers in spring.
  • Plant type : Evergreen
  • Flowering period : Spring
  • Mature height : 1m
  • Mature spread : 60cm
  • Growth rate : Moderate
  • Recommended usage : An excellent choice for dense, low hedging.
  • Nursery grown : Yes


Once planted, Photinia x fraseri ‘Carre Rouge’ 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 Photinia plant (including grass).

  • Position/Aspect : Prefers a full sun to partial shade in a sheltered spot.
  • Soil : Tolerates most moist, well-draining soil types.
  • Hardiness : Hardy in most places throughout the UK. 
  • Plant maintenance : Twice annual clipping is recommended.

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