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Loquat 'Coppertone'

X Raphiobotrya

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: X Raphiobotrya
Cultivar: Coppertone

Category:

Shrubs

Trees

Water Requirements:

Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Evergreen

Textured

Foliage Color:

Orange/Apricot

Height:

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing:

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pale Pink

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Flowers are fragrant

Bloom Size:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Spring

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Fall

Late Fall/Early Winter

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Carlsbad, California

Modesto, California

Las Vegas, Nevada

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On May 5, 2012, newgreenguy wrote:

Great patio tree, a nice alternative to majestic beauty. I keep mine around 7ft nice and dense, but have seen them grown as 12ft trees. Like majestic beauty, it will lean if you don't thin it out or ensure a strong support.

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