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AGM plants have been through a rigorous trial and assessment programme. They are:
This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
hybrid strawberry tree 'Marina'
Arbutus unedo 'Marina' Arbutus 'Marina'
Arbutus are evergreen trees and shrubs with small, bell-shaped creamy-white or pink flowers, and red, strawberry-like fruits in autumn
'Marina' will ultimately make a small, upright tree, but is slow-growing and can remain shrub-like for many years. The evergreen leaves are dark and glossy, bronzed when young, and up to 12cm long. Young shoots have red stems and older bark is mahogany, peeling to cinnamon. Small, white, urn-shaped flowers flushed with deep pink appear in large, hanging clusters in late summer and autumn, followed by yellow then red fruit
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing
Time to ultimate height
Grow in well-drained soil in a sunny, sheltered position. Young plants are more frost-tender than mature plants
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Low Maintenance Flower borders and beds Wall-side Borders Drought Resistant
Architectural Mediterranean Climate Plants Patio & Container Plants
Pruning Pruning group 1
Pests Can get aphids
Arbutus leaf spot may be a problem
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