Escallonia ‘Red Carpet’

Project Description

Escallonia rank high among flowering evergreens and are all the more valuable for giving their display during the summer and early autumn

From the Hillier Manual.
  • Escallonia ‘Red Carpet’ is a hardy low growing evergreen shrub, more a mound than a carpet
  • Any well drained soil, sun or shade
  • Small coarsely toothed glossy green leaves
  • Showers of red flowers with a white strip, June to late Autumn
  • Excellent  garden plant patio container,
  • Low royalty rate to attract all parts of the UK amenity and landscaping market
  • A better grower than ‘Red Dream’

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Photo above  taken by

Richard Loader
FhF Greenmedia

Escallonia ‘Red Carpet’





Plantipp BV

Trade Wholesale


Seiont Nurseries


Fitzgerald Nursery

Trade wholesale Saleable 3L Belgium

Denolf Nursery


Longstock Park Nursery

RHS Plant Finder

Buckingham Nurseries

Halcyon Plants

Binny Plants


Globe Planter

Plantes et jardins

Red Carpet East facing border

Project Details

  • GenusEscallonia
  • Species
  • Cultivar'Red Carpet' Loncar EU25226
  • CategoryLow evergreen shrub
  • Height & Spread60 x 60cm
  • Plant Breeders RightsPropagation for resale is illegal without a licence from the breeder or Agent.
  • ColoursColours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline and may vary according to local conditions.