Leucothoe axillaris 'Little Flames'

£7.99

Leucothoe axillaris 'Little Flames'

Each

(Code H6501)

£7.99

Pack of 2

(Code H6502)

£13.98
A compact evergreen shrub with attractive, deep green foliage turning vibrant, fiery red in autumn, creating a stunning contrast. With its flickering upright habit and colour, you can see why this plant got its name. Excellent for adding colour to borders and well suited to pots as illustrated. A Low maintenance plant will reach a height 50cm, spread 30cm. 9cm pot grown plants supplied.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Autumn
Flower Colour RED
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
  • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
    part-shade
Positive attributes
  • Excellent for cut flowers
    cut-flower
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied 9cm Pot Plant
Delivery Delivery October/November

Key Product Information

Delivery October/November

Season Interest

Autumn

Flower Colour

RED

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 Plant

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 50cm
Mature Spread 30cm
Plant Spacing 35cm
Annual Growth 50cm
Plant Spacing

35cm

Annual Growth

50cm

Mature Height

50cm

Mature Spread

30cm

Planting Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.
Soil Type Humus rich, acidic soil
Pruning Trim lightly in late winter/early spring
Planting

Plant with soil firmly surrounding the roots.

Soil Type

Humus rich, acidic soil

Pruning

Trim lightly in late winter/early spring

Leucothoe are perfect for planting into fertile, neutral or acidic soil.
They will thrive best once planted in shaded locations. Trim lightly in late winter/early spring
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Autumn
    Flower Colour RED
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    • Suitable for planting in partially shaded locations
      part-shade
    Positive attributes
    • Excellent for cut flowers
      cut-flower
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied 9cm Pot Plant
    Delivery Delivery October/November

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    9cm Pot Plant

    Delivery October/November

    Season Interest

    Autumn

    Flower Colour

    RED

    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 50cm
    Mature Spread 30cm
    Plant Spacing 35cm
    Annual Growth 50cm
    Annual Growth

    50cm

    Mature Height

    50cm

    Mature Spread

    30cm

    Plant Spacing

    35cm

    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.

    Soil Type

    Humus rich, acidic soil

    Pruning

    Trim lightly in late winter/early spring

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Leucothoe are perfect for planting into fertile, neutral or acidic soil.
    They will thrive best once planted in shaded locations. Trim lightly in late winter/early spring