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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
Eucryphia can be evergreen or deciduous shrubs or trees, with simple or pinnate leaves and solitary bowl-shaped white flowers in the leaf axils in summer or autumn
E. x nymansensis is an evergreen tree of dense, broadly columnar habit, with dark green leaves composed of 1 - 3 oblong leaflets, and rose-like white flowers 6cm wide in late summer and autumn
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
MoistureMoist but well-drained
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Higher than 12 metres
Time to ultimate height
Best grown in fertile, moist but well-drained, neutral to acid soil but tolerant of alkaline soil. Situate in full sun with shelter from cold, drying winds
Take semi-ripe cuttings in summer and overwinter young plants in a cool greenhouse. Root softwood cuttings with bottom heat of 19-21°C (65-70°F)
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Low Maintenance
Pruning Pruning group 1 or pruning group 9
Pests Generally trouble free
Generally trouble free
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