Introducing the Cytisus Boskoop Ruby 1.4Ltr, a captivating addition to any garden with its vibrant blooms and graceful form. Commonly known as Scotch Broom, this deciduous shrub brings a burst of rich colour to your outdoor space, making it a standout feature in borders, rockeries, or as a container plant.
Reaching a height of approximately 60-90cm and spreading 60-90cm wide, Cytisus Boskoop Ruby is compact and suitable for smaller gardens or containers. It bursts into bloom from late spring to early summer, adorning its arching branches with clusters of deep ruby-red flowers, creating a striking visual display.
For optimal growth, plant your Cytisus Boskoop Ruby in a sunny position with well-drained soil. It thrives in a sheltered location and is tolerant of various soil types. Autumn or early spring is the ideal time for planting, allowing the roots to establish before the flowering season begins. Feed with a balanced fertilizer in early spring to encourage healthy growth and abundant flowering.
Cytisus Boskoop Ruby is highly attractive to pollinators such as bees and butterflies, providing them with a rich source of nectar early in the season. By incorporating this shrub into your garden, you not only enhance its beauty but also contribute to supporting local pollinator populations.