Redbird™ Indian Hawthorne
Rhaphiolepis indica 'sPg-3-003' PP #25,770
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||raf-i-OL-e-pis IN-dih-kuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 4 to 6 ft. tall and wide.|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Hedge, Mass Planting, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||California Lilac (Ceanothus); Lilyturf (Liriope); Rosemary (Rosmarinus); Cotoneaster (Cotoneaster); Loropetalum (Loropetalum)|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-10