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Agapetes hosseana 'Red Elf'
Agapetes hosseana - ("Red Elf")


 
Family: Ericaceae
Hardiness: Zone 9, some references say to 20F but let's go with short drops to mid 20's.
Mature Size: 3'-4
Exposure: Part Shade
Bloom Time: January-April
Moisture Needs: Moist
Deer Resistant:
Origin: Thailand
Price: $15.00
Pot Size: 4" Pot


Stock Status:In Stock
Product Code: P6662
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Description
 
Attractive cousin to blueberries growing in the trees of Thailands northern mountains.  Sometimes seen offered as a hybrid clone 'Red Elf', this is typical hosseana which is a small evergreen shrub with dark red flowers that can take light frost.  The fruit is edible and would be nice sprinkled on Thai Beef Salad, Phla Nuea.