Deutzia Hybrida Montrose

 

Deutzia Hybrida Montrose. A pretty deciduous upright, shrub with dark green leaves. Masses of star-shaped purple-pink coloured flowers with wavy petals, yellow anthers. Max Height 1.2m. Max Spread 1.2m. Makes an attractive border shrub. Flowers May to June.

 

 

Plant in moist fertile soil. Full Sun, Hardy.

 

General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.