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Rhaphiolepis Maximus 180MM

Rhaphiolepis ‘Maximus’ – 180MM

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I am Rhaphiolepis Maximus™. My family originated from China and Japan

Botanic Name: Rhaphiolepis indica ‘Indibig’(PBR)

Bushy – Dense, Evergreen, Hedging

Ideal for traditional clipped hedging, feature planting, mass planting, coastal and water wise gardens I am a tough and hardy, dense evergreen shrub. My prolific white flowers in winter and spring contrast against the beautiful dark green glossy leaves.

I am perfect for low to medium clipped hedging but unclipped my compact, rounded habit remains neat making me ideal for low maintenance gardens. I am tolerant of heat, frost, salt spray and coastal conditions making me an ideal choice for coastal gardens be around pools.

I suit most soils with reasonable drainage.

Full Sun to Part Shade (4+ hours of direct sun)
Height: 1.5m Width: 1m
(Can be kept trimmed to Height: 0.8m Width: 0.5m)
I need minimal water once established
Hardy – Easy Care
I am happy in most soils but prefer soils that are well drained
I am popular and will make you happy because…
My dense habit suits me to screening hedges, either formally clipped or unclipped as I have good natural form
My prolific white flowers in winter and spring contrast against the beautiful dark green glossy leaves
My glossy foliage and response to pruning suit me to be a feature plant ideal for many garden styles

    Plant me:

  • in pots and other containers
  • in garden beds and general landscaping
  • to be cut flowers to be enjoyed indoors
  • as a screening hedge

Tips for success…

Hardy I am a good choice for coastal conditions being tolerant of salt, frost, dry and exposed locations
Plant me 30cm apart
100% Recyclable Pot and Label
Most pots and labels made from 100% recycled polypropylene

Plant family: Rosaceae
Other names: Indian Hawthorn



The Bloc It® Collection

Do you want to create Living Rooms with Living Walls?

Need privacy from your neighbors, screen an ugly wall or fence?

Bloc It® is your solution: enjoy privacy while adding structure and framework to your garden.

As you design your landscape, one of the first questions to consider is the need for screens and hedges.

There are many benefits to using screening plants as a natural barrier for privacy and reducing neighborhood noise.

They provide shade and a softened visual wall for privacy.

Using Bloc It® plants as hedges or screens will provide you with a living, breathing divider that beautifies your garden and home.

Bloc it® varieties include varieties which have an upright growing habit, growing to 1.50 meters AND ABOVE (over head)
Climbers, ideal plants for Garden Fencing, a great way to create boundaries, offering security and privacy

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To create some privacy


To protect from glare or direct sunlight into windows


To create shade on a patio


To reduce noise


To block an unpleasant view such as a neighbors wall, factories, shopping center or row of buildings

Available in 140mm, 180mm and 200mm pots

Fast Growing Privacy Screens & Hedges

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