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Rhaphiolepsis X Del Enchantress.....

Rhaphiolepsis X Del Enchantress..... (Rhaphiolepis indica (Indian Hawthorn))

New for the garden, evergreen fragrant crimson star shaped pink flowers.....fairly slow growing....

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Never heard of this before! It's super!

19 Apr, 2014


new to me.

19 Apr, 2014


Thanks both, it look slightly tender to me......

19 Apr, 2014


I just googled it and see it is a relative of the Loquat. I also found out that it is hardy in zones 7-11, and comes originally from south China.

More info here..

19 Apr, 2014


Right, we have a Loquat, it is about a foot tall, a gift from a friends garden, but not doing well.....
Have planted the Indian Hawthorn in a fairly sheltered position, can but wait and see.....

20 Apr, 2014


I bet it will be fine DD! :))

20 Apr, 2014

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