escallonia mccrantha took a battering

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mark cordner asked 12 years ago

my escallonia mccrantha took a real battering from the icy winds, its very brown around the tips. when should i cut it back or should i feed and leave it? quite a few quids worth so i need to make sure its not history!!!!

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
Escallonia is a vigorous shrub. Leave it be  … just make sure to control weeds and grass at the base to a radish of 40  or 50 cm.