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Could you help me identify this plant?

Could someone pls help me identify this plant? Thank you 


  • Hostafan1Hostafan1 Posts: 34,855
    Pieris Forest Flame
  • robiwanrobiwan Posts: 206
    most definately Hostafan 1
  • Thank you! I’d love to have it in my garden! When is good time to plant it, and can I buy a ready plant ? (Sorry I’m a zero in gardening :)
  • FairygirlFairygirl Posts: 54,782
    Pot grown plants can be planted at almost any time  @ariadna.bakhmatova - only avoid planting in freezing conditions or if ground is waterlogged.
    They're very common, but due to the current crisis, you may have difficulty getting one.
    You also need soil that isn't alkaline for it to thrive. Neutral to acidic is perfect. 
    It's a place where beautiful isn't enough of a word....

    I live in west central Scotland - not where that photo is...
  • AnniDAnniD Posts: 12,456
    Normally,  l would say that most garden centres would have it in stock, but of course these are different times !
    There's some more information about growing it here
    Also more info and a list of stockists here
    You may be able to obtain it by mail order. 
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