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Photinia x fraseri 'Red Robin' - Bush - Shrub - Hedging - Height 150-200cm - 15lt

Photinia x fraseri 'Red Robin' - Bush - Shrub - Hedging - Height 150-200cm - 15lt

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Photinia × fraseri 'Red Robin' is a popular evergreen shrub known for its vibrant red young leaves that emerge in spring and after pruning. This striking color transformation sets it apart in any landscape. Mature leaves gradually turn to a glossy, deep green, providing a beautiful contrast throughout the seasons. 'Red Robin' typically reaches a height of up to 3 meters (10 feet) and spreads around 2.5 meters (8 feet), making it an excellent choice for hedges or privacy screens.

The plant blooms in late spring, producing small, white flowers that add a subtle charm, though it's primarily grown for its foliage. It thrives best in well-drained soil and enjoys full sun to partial shade. Regular pruning not only encourages the striking red foliage but also helps maintain its dense, bushy shape. Photinia × fraseri 'Red Robin' is relatively low maintenance, making it a favored choice for both residential and commercial landscaping. Its resilience and adaptability to various environments also contribute to its popularity.

  • Common Name

    Christmas berry 'Little Red Robin'

  • Family


  • Type

    evergreen shrub

  • Pot Size


  • Height (cm)


  • Native To

    garden origin

  • Flower

    inconspicuous, small, creamy-white flowers

  • Foliage

    leathery, elliptic, glossy, dark green leaves, bright red when young

  • Maturation period

    10–20 years

Key Info

Size & Spacing

Mature Height


Mature Width


Shape / habit


Preferred Location


North–facing or South–facing, sheltered

Soil Type

acid and neutral soil, full sun, partial shade

Soil moisture

moist but well–drained, well–drained

Growing Period




all year



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During this time, we have developed a large stock of trees, mature evergreen shrubs, conifers, Japanese maples, cedars and olives. What sets us apart from a generic garden center is solid unwavering focus on trees and some bigger shrubs. You will find thousands of trees, hundreds of varieties and lots of experts who are working on the nursery and more than willing to help you to choose a plant for you.

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