We have had around 48 hours of more or less continuously rain here in London and today disaster struck in my garden. I inherited two absolutely beautiful…
They are frost to half hardy; in cold areas you should plant against a south or west facing wall. They will need a sheltered site in full sun and light well drained soil. Remember to cut out the dead wood from the evergreens in the spring and trim their side shoots after flowering. Cut back shoots of deciduous species to basal framework in early spring.
You can propagate by greenwood or heel cuttings in the summer.
Pests, diseases or disorders
Susceptible to honey fungus and scale insects.