• Dramtic golden coloured foliage for year round colour.
  • Musk pink flowers over summer months.
  • An easy to grow and hardy shrub for both hedging and general garden use
  • Pollinator friendly

Botanical name Escallonia laevis Gold Ellen

Height 1.5m
Spread 2.5m
Full sun
Frost hardy

Botanical name Escallonia laevis Gold Ellen

Plant uses

  • Ideal for low hedging
  • Fast results for new gardens or spaces
  • Dynamic backdrop colour in mixed borders
  • Suitable for coastal regions
  • General use in water wise gardens

Cultural care

Dry and frost tolerant once established. Grows well in most soil types which are well draining. Apply a slow release fertiliser during early spring for best results. Prune lightly after flowering to encourage a dense habit. If used for hedging, more regular trims will be required to maintain shape.