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Eriobotrya Japonica (Loquat Tree) – Half standard

Product Code: 3290

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Eriobotrya are spreading evergreen shrubs or trees with simple, leathery leaves and small white flowers in panicles, followed by succulent fruits.

E. japonicais is an large evergreen shrub with handsome glossy leaves that grow to 20cm in length and become brown-felted beneath. The Flowers are 2cm in width, hawthorn-like and scented. Fruit 4cm, apricot-yellow, edible but seldom ripening in most of UK.

Other common names

  • Japanese loquat
  • Japanese medlar
  • Japanese plum
  • Nispero

Characteristics

Plant type

Half-standard tree

Habit

Bushy

Fragrance

Flower

Resilience

Hardiness

H3-4 (intermediate between H3 and H4)

Colour

Flower

White in Autumn and Winter

Foliage

Green in Autumn, Spring, Summer and Winter

Fruit

Orange and Yellow in Spring

Size

Ultimate height

4-8 metres

Ultimate spread

4-8 metres

Time to ultimate height

20-50 years