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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
lacebark mountain ribbonwood
Hoheria can be evergreen or deciduous shrubs or small trees with simple, toothed leaves, often distinctive juvenile foliage on young plants, and terminal umbels of fragrant white, 5-petalled flowers with prominent stamens
H. lyallii is a large deciduous shrub or small tree to 7m, with broadly-ovate, softly hairy grey-green leaves and slightly fragrant white flowers to 4cm wide, in clusters in summer
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 or East-facing
MoistureMoist but well-drained
SoilSand, Chalk, Loam, Clay
Time to ultimate height
Grow in moderately fertile, well-drained preferably neutral or alkaline soil in full sun or part shade in a sheltered position
Propagate by seed in a cold frame in autumn; root semi-ripe cuttings in late summer or autumn
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Wall-side Borders
City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning Pruning group 1 in spring or after flowering but pruning is seldom necessary
Pests Generally trouble free
May be prone to coral spot in damp, shady sites
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