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Bronze Loquat

Eriobotrya japonica

SKU
03220
Large corrugated leaves are good for tropical effects. White, fragrant flowers are followed by 1 1/2 inch edible fruits with texture similar to that of a pear. Use as a specimen, prune to a canopy with age. Suited to containers in colder climates. Evergreen.
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8-10

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Full sun, Partial sun

Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Average Size at MaturityFast growth 20 to 25 feet tall and|10 to 20 feet wide.
Bloom TimeStrongly fragrant white flowers in winter
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFragrant
Flower ColorWhite
Landscape UseContainer, Specimen
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Special FeatureEasy Care, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a tidy, neat appearance, shear to shape in winter.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-10

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