'Little Red' oleander

Nerium oleander ‘Little Red’

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'Little Red' oleander (Nerium oleander ‘Little Red’)
NEER-ee-um OH-lee-an-der
Genus:  Nerium
'Little Red' is a dwarf selection of oleander, which is a large evergreen shrub. Its flowers are deep red and bloom all summer long. This plant is tough and drought-tolerant.
Noteworthy Characteristics: 

All parts are highly toxic if ingested.

Care:  Grows best in full sun to partial shade and likes moist, well-drained soil.
Propagation: 

 From semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Problems: 

 Scale insects, spider mites, caterpillars, aphids, bacterial knot (gall), and dieback

Overview

Height
3 ft. to 6 ft.
Spread
3 ft. to 6 ft.
Light
Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture
Dry to Medium
Maintenance
Low
Characteristics
Showy Flowers
Bloom Time
Early Fall,
Fall,
Late Summer,
Summer
Flower Color
Red Flower
Uses
Beds and Borders,
Backyard,
Waterside
Style
Low-Maintenance,
Poisonous
Seasonal Interest
Fall Interest
Tolerance
Drought Tolerant
Type
Perennials

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