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Loquat Tree for Sale – Eriobotrya Japonica

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Product Code: 3290

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Decking (length)

length for decking

£55.95

     

    Eriobotrya are spreading evergreen shrubs or trees with simple, leathery leaves and small white flowers in panicles, followed by succulent fruits.

    E. japonicais is an large evergreen shrub with handsome glossy leaves that grow to 20cm in length and become brown-felted beneath. The Flowers are 2cm in width, hawthorn-like and scented. Fruit 4cm, apricot-yellow, edible but seldom ripening in most of UK.

    Other common names

    • Japanese loquat
    • Japanese medlar
    • Japanese plum
    • Nispero

    Characteristics

    Plant type

    Half-standard tree

    Habit

    Bushy

    Fragrance

    Flower

    Resilience

    Hardiness

    H3-4 (intermediate between H3 and H4)

    Colour

    Flower

    White in Autumn and Winter

    Foliage

    Green in Autumn, Spring, Summer and Winter

    Fruit

    Orange and Yellow in Spring

    Size

    Ultimate height

    4-8 metres

    Ultimate spread

    4-8 metres

    Time to ultimate height

    20-50 years

    Pot size (litres) : Clt. 35