Escallonia x exoniensis ‘Fradesii’
This Escallonia produces year-round rosy red flower clusters on an upright, compact evergreen shrub. Finely textured, glossy, deep green foliage emits a sweet fragrance in warm weather. Thrives in coastal conditions. A great choice for a screening or hedge plant with fine, dense foliage that responds well to shearing.
Type: USDA zone 7-9
Light: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Water: Water weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Size: Moderate growth; reaches up to 5′-6′ tall and wide.