Clethra Ruby Spice

Common white alder 'Ruby spice'

£7.99

Clethra Ruby Spice

Each

(Code H9146)

£7.99

Pack of 2

(Code H9147)

£12.98
A fantastic bushy shrub sporting large spikes of scented pale pink flowers that last up to 6 week from July to September. A great shrub for attracting bees into your garden, their heady fragrance can be enjoyed indoors as the make a great cut flower. This variety of Clethra has gained the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit for reliable performance, stability of colour and form and good resistance to pests and diseases. Height 1.8m. 9cm pot plants supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour PINK
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
Positive attributes
  • Attracts Butterflies
    butterfly
  • Excellent for cut flowers
    cut-flower
  • Fragrant
    scented
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied 9cm pot grown plants
Delivery Delivery within 28 days

Key Product Information

Delivery within 28 days

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

PINK

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
part-shade
How Supplied

9cm pot grown plants

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 180cm
Mature Spread 180cm
Plant Spacing 180cm
Height Supplied 30cm
Plant Spacing

180cm

Height Supplied

30cm

Mature Height

180cm

Mature Spread

180cm

Planting Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots and with a little space on both sides to expand/develop.
Soil Type Any well drained soil
Pruning When needed in early Spring.
Planting

Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots and with a little space on both sides to expand/develop.

Soil Type

Any well drained soil

Pruning

When needed in early Spring.

Plant in fairly fertile soil in areas with sun or partial shade. Ensure that there is plenty of drainage available and that you take some care to protect them from strong winds.
Water freely during the growing season.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour PINK
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    Positive attributes
    • Attracts Butterflies
      butterfly
    • Excellent for cut flowers
      cut-flower
    • Fragrant
      scented
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied 9cm pot grown plants
    Delivery Delivery within 28 days

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    9cm pot grown plants

    Delivery within 28 days

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    PINK

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
    Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 180cm
    Mature Spread 180cm
    Plant Spacing 180cm
    Height Supplied 30cm
    Height Supplied

    30cm

    Mature Height

    180cm

    Mature Spread

    180cm

    Plant Spacing

    180cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots and with a little space on both sides to expand/develop.

    Soil Type

    Any well drained soil

    Pruning

    When needed in early Spring.

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Plant in fairly fertile soil in areas with sun or partial shade. Ensure that there is plenty of drainage available and that you take some care to protect them from strong winds.
    Water freely during the growing season.
  • Video planting guides