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Tim Wood
Grand Haven, MI, USA

LA VIDA GRANDE™

Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis indica

'SMNRI20F'

PP#34,145

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Large pink flowers cover La Vida Grande Indian hawthorn. La Vida Grande Indian hawthorn bears pink flowers in early spring on an evergreen plant. The new growth of La Vida Grande Indian hawthorn takes on attractive peachy tones.
  • Supersized blooms
  • Colorful new growth
  • Heat tolerant
Description

Lots and lots of showy, rich pink flowers on large panicles and dusky peach-colored new growth make this one of the most colorful Indian hawthorns we’ve ever seen. A top performer in our Florida trials, where the foliage remained clean and healthy. Live large!

USDA Zone
8 - 10 (10°F/-12.2°C)
Exposure
Full sun, Part sun
Height
4 - 6'
Width
4 - 6'
Finish Time
1.5 seasons
Type
Evergreen
Bloom Time
Spring
Flower Color
Pink
Foliage Color
Green
Liner Sizes
2 1/4", 4", Quick Turn

Soil

Grows best in acidic, well-drained soils.

Pruning

After flowering, if needed.

Uses

Hedge, specimen, general landscaping.

Growing Tips

Though it has some shade tolerance, plant in full sun for best blooming and disease resistance.