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Escallonia laevis 'Gold Brian' (Escallonia 'Gold Brian' )

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
1.5m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
1.5m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
10-20 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Escallonia laevis 'Gold Brian'

Other names: Escallonia 'Gold Brian' , Escallonia exoniensis 'Gold Brian', Escallonia laevis 'Hopley's Gold'

Genus: Escallonia Escallonia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Gold Brian' _ 'Gold Brian' is a compact, medium-sized, evergreen shrub with bright yellow new leaves turning gold in maturity and rose-red flowers in summer.


Escallonia laevis 'Gold Brian' is: Evergreen

Flower: Rose-pink in Summer

Foliage: Bright-yellow in Spring; Gold in Summer; Gold in Autumn; Gold in Winter

Habit: Bushy

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Brown scale Brown scale

Diseases: Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Escallonia laevis 'Gold Brian' (Escallonia 'Gold Brian' ) will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance

Cultivation: Plant in well-drained soil in partial shade for best foliage colour. Will tolerate full sun. Plant against a wall in frost-prone areas.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)


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Botanical name: Escallonia laevis 'Gold Brian'

Other names: Escallonia 'Gold Brian' , Escallonia exoniensis 'Gold Brian', Escallonia laevis 'Hopley's Gold'

Genus: Escallonia Escallonia

Variety or Cultivar: 'Gold Brian' _ 'Gold Brian' is a compact, medium-sized, evergreen shrub with bright yellow new leaves turning gold in maturity and rose-red flowers in summer.


Escallonia laevis 'Gold Brian' is: Evergreen

Flower: Rose-pink in Summer

Foliage: Bright-yellow in Spring; Gold in Summer; Gold in Autumn; Gold in Winter

Habit: Bushy

Watch out for

Specific pests: Brown scale

Diseases: Generally disease-free.

General care

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Escallonia laevis 'Gold Brian' (Escallonia 'Gold Brian' ) will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses: Beds and borders, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance

Cultivation: Plant in well-drained soil in partial shade for best foliage colour. Will tolerate full sun. Plant against a wall in frost-prone areas.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)


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