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X Phylliopsis hillieri 'Askival' (Phylliopsis 'Askival')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.4m
Max height
0.4m
Max spread
5-10 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

X Phylliopsis hillieri 'Askival'

Other names

Phylliopsis 'Askival'

Genus

X Phylliopsis X Phylliopsis

Variety or Cultivar

'Askival' _ 'Askival' is a compact, upright, evergreen shrub with hairy stems bearing small, linear to oblong, glossy, mid- to dark green leaves and upright racemes of bell-shaped, lavender-pink flowers in late spring and early summer.


X Phylliopsis hillieri 'Askival' is: Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Upright

Flower

Pink in Spring; Pink in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest-free.

General care

Pruning

Pruning group 10 after flowering.

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

X Phylliopsis hillieri 'Askival' (Phylliopsis 'Askival') will reach a height of 0.4m and a spread of 0.4m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Garden edging, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Containers, Rock

Cultivation

Plant in moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained, acid soil in full sun or partial shade.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

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Botanical name

X Phylliopsis hillieri 'Askival'

Other names

Phylliopsis 'Askival'

Genus

X Phylliopsis X Phylliopsis

Variety or Cultivar

'Askival' _ 'Askival' is a compact, upright, evergreen shrub with hairy stems bearing small, linear to oblong, glossy, mid- to dark green leaves and upright racemes of bell-shaped, lavender-pink flowers in late spring and early summer.

Native to

Garden origin

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Upright


Colour

Flower

Pink in Spring; Pink in Summer

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest-free.

General care

Pruning

Pruning group 10 after flowering.

Propagation methods

Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

X Phylliopsis hillieri 'Askival' (Phylliopsis 'Askival') will reach a height of 0.4m and a spread of 0.4m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Garden edging, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Containers, Rock

Cultivation

Plant in moderately fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained, acid soil in full sun or partial shade.

Soil type

Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6, Zone 5

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