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Bay Breeze® Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis indica 'Hines Darkleaf'

Pronunciation: raf-i-OL-e-pis IN-dih-kuh
SKU #31219
7-10

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OVERVIEW
Description Lustrous dark green foliage makes a dramatic backdrop for profuse clusters of fragrant pink flowers. Young leaf-spot resistant foliage is often bronze-orange, maturing to a deep green. Ornamental blue-black berries accompany the deep maroon winter foliage. Excellent evergreen groundcover, hedge, accent, or foundation shrub.
Light Full sun
Watering Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
Blooms Mid-winter through spring; repeats in fall.
Mature Size Moderate growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Dramatic Foliage Color, Improved Pest and Disease Resistance, Ornamental Berries, Waterwise
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container, Hedge
Flower Color Pink
Foliage Color Dark Green
Companion Plants California Lilac (Ceanothus); Loropetalum (Loropetalum); Lilyturf (Liriope); Cotoneaster (Cotoneaster); Aucuba (Aucuba)
CARE
Care Grows easily in average, well-drained soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates moderate drought. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, prune annually after flowering.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.