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Eriobotrya japonica

For sale by Desert to Jungle

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A small spreading tree with big bold glossy dark green leaves. Hardy and a great structural plant for the exotic garden. Height up to 3.5m spread 3m best in full sun.

Pot SizeTotal Price
3 litres

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Plant Finder: about Eriobotrya japonica

Common names

Loquat, Nispero, Japanese loquat, Japanese medlar


Eriobotrya japonica (Loquat). This is an upright spreading evergreen. It will produce white-green flowers in the autumn and winter, the deliciously edible fruit will ripen in the spring.

Interest and use

Fruit, ornamental, shade, container, greenhouse, hedging and specimen.

Italics = data drawn from parent genus or species

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Eriobotrya japonica | Taunton, Somerset, TA3 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2020
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilClay, Well drained, Fertile, Chalky
  • Soil pH5.0 to 8.0
  • WaterMoist

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