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Escallonia x exoniensis
(sold as Frades)

Family: Escalloniaceae

Common name: PINK ESCALLONIA

Native to: Garden Origin

Plant

Type: shrub

Form: dense form

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 6.6 feet

Max width: 6.6 feet

Flower

pink

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: bee, specific butterfly species

Plant features: evergreen, growth rate fast

Exposure: part shade, sun, windy location

Windy location OK

Landscape uses: deer resistant, hedge or edging, trellis or espalier

Fast growing

Propagates by: cutting, seed

flowers in summer

Soil acidity: alkaline

Soil type: wide range

USDA Zones: zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: +10 to +40 °F

Water: regular

Butterflies that feed on this plant

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