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Rhaphiolepis Indica Springtime ('Monme') (Indian Hawthorn)

Rhaphiolepis Indica Springtime ('Monme') (Indian Hawthorn)

Lightly perfumed, very pretty flowers

The soft pink, star-shaped flowers, which have a light scent, appear in soft clusters above the lustrous, evergreen foliage, creating a very pretty effect in late spring or early summer. Grow this sun-loving shrub at the base of a south-facing wall where it has protection from cold, drying winds for best effect.

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: moist but well-drained, moderately-fertile, neutral to acid soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: April to July
  • Flower colour: pink
  • Other Features: lustrous, evergreen foliage
  • Hardiness: frost hardy (may need winter protection)
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