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Please can anyone identify this shrub please? It has small pink flowers in spring? Thank you


  • It is struggling in this pot and position and want to do the right thing but don’t know what it is as yet? 
  • newbie77newbie77 Posts: 1,785

    Loropetalum chinensis Fire Dance

    South West London
  • BorderlineBorderline Posts: 4,700
    It could be Loropetalum Chinense, Chinese Fringe Flower. Check online to see if it’s the same flowers.
  • I think you are right and I now know I need to put it in acidic soil and full sun😊 thank you
  • No need for ericaceous compost and they're absolutely happy in semi shade or full sun. Pretty accommodating plants. 
    To Plant a Garden is to Believe in Tomorrow
  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Posts: 86,164
    It could be quite thirsty ... that size pot won't hold much moisture

    Gardening in Central Norfolk on improved gritty moraine over chalk ... free-draining.

  • Ok thanks folks off to get a bigger pot🙂🙂
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