Photinia × fraseri, known as red tip photinia and Christmas berry, is a nothospecies in the rose family, Rosaceae. It is a hybrid between Photinia glabra and Photinia serratifolia.
‘Red Robin’ is a dense medium-sized evergreen shrub of erect habit, with glossy, elliptic leaves to 10cm in length, bright red when young, later dark green. Flowers creamy-white, rather sparse
Cultivation Grows best in fertile, humus-rich soil in sun or partial shade
Propagation Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings in summer
Suggested planting locations and garden types Low Maintenance Hedging & Screens
- Red and Green in Spring.
- Red and Green in Summer.
- Green in Autumn.
- Green in Winter.