Pink flowering Escallonia (Escallonia 'Donard Seedling' hedge plants) description
Escallonia 'Donard Seedling' boasts bright pink, bell-shaped flowers which are prominent from June and last right through to the first frosts, usually in October. Escallonia 'Donard Seedling' hedge plants have leathery dark green, toothed leaves which make a wonderful evergreen hedging screen and Pink Escallonia flowers are very popular with bees, providing some wildlife interest.
Best uses for pink flowering Escallonia hedging
Pink Escallonia grows well in seaside areas but requires a sunny position that does not get too cold. Tolerant of both exposed coastal and inland sites, these evergreen flowering shrubs will thrive in most well-drained soils. Escallonia 'Donard Seedling' is noise reducing and makes a wonderful privacy screen. It is also a great garden hedge to use for adding colour and texture to beds and borders.
Combine Escallonia 'Donard Seedling' hedge plants with
Consider combining Pink Escallonia with Red Escallonia and/or White Escallonia for a lively feature hedge. Alternatively, grow Escallonia 'Donard Seedling' hedge plants as a standalone evergreen shrub, or view our tapestry hedging for a real mix of seasonal elements and wildlife appeal.
Growth rate of Escallonia hedging
Escallonia 'Donard Seedling' hedge plants will grow about 30-45cm a year. Pink Escallonia makes a beautiful hedge, at 1m to 3m in height.
Care advice for Pink Escallonia hedging
Prune your Pink Escallonia after flowering to create shape and encourage healthy new growth. Take a look at our Hedging Care Advice page for further information.
Suggested planting density for Escallonia 'Donard Seedling' hedge plants
To find out about planting density specific to your Pink Escallonia hedge, please see the product table. In the 'No. Per Metre' column, you will find our recommended plant density for each individual plant species and root type.
Escallonia 'Donard Seedling' hedge plants are available pot grown all year.
Generally, our Pink flowering Escallonia hedges are grown in the UK by our own horticultural experts who have plenty of growing know-how. Occasionally we do source our plants from carefully chosen nurseries outside of Britain, where we are certain that their quality cannot be rivalled. At best4hedging, we strive to ensure that your Escallonia 'Donard Seedling' hedge plants arrive in the freshest condition and that they are of the best quality, whilst maintaining our brilliant prices, so you can buy Escallonia hedging online with total confidence in their quality and the outstanding service that we will provide you with.