Desfontainia spinosaTaique, Chapico, Trau-trau
Desfontainia spinosa, Plockton, Scotland

Family: Desfontainiaceae

Origin: Chile

An evergreen shrub with glossy, holly-like leaves and beautiful red tubular flowers produced in July. It is particularly well-suited to the Northern Ireland climate where it has been recorded as reaching 10 feet (3 m) in height.

Desfontainia spinosa, Plockton, Scotland
Desfontainia spinosa, Plockton, Scotland
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