Clethra Ruby Spice

Common white alder 'Ruby spice'

£7.99

Clethra Ruby Spice

Each

(Code H8134)

£7.99

Pack of 2

(Code H8135)

£12.98
‘Ruby Spice' is a delightful variety of Clethra that produces beautiful rich pink clusters of spiky-looking flowers that bloom from July through to September. The clove-scented flowers are pleasantly fragrant and attracts butterflies and birds into the summer garden and can also be enjoyed as cut flowers to be appreciated within the home. Holder of the RHS Award of Garden Merit, these pretty flowers are ideal for all gardeners to grow as they are low maintenance and will thrive in sunny or partially shaded areas. Ideal for growing in patio containers or garden borders, they will reach a height of 1.8m. 20-25cm plants supplied in a 9cm pot.

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 20cm
Plant Spacing

180cm

Height Supplied

20cm

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 Well-drained sandy/loam 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

Well-drained sandy/loam 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 20cm
    Height Supplied

    20cm

    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

    Well-drained sandy/loam 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