Edible usesThere are no edible uses listed for Escallonia rubra macrantha.
Medicinal uses(Warning!)There are no medicinal uses listed for Escallonia rubra macrantha.
Cuttings of half-ripe wood, July/August in a frame. Either put the cuttings in individual pots or pot them up as soon as they start to root. Easy[K].Cuttings of mature wood in winter. Very easy, just plant the cuttings direct into their final positions, about 95% usually take[29, K]. Keep them moist in a dry spring.
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A polymorphic species, there are some named varieties. This species is only hardy in the milder areas of Britain, tolerating temperatures down to about -10°c. Plants resent root disturbance and should be placed in their final positions as soon as possible.The leaves and the flowers have a pungent smell.
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Polycultures & Guilds
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