Native to New Zealand, Escallonia Red Knight is an evergreen flower shrub produces bunches of red flowers from early spring to mid-summer. As it is a tough plant, it makes good hedges of approximately 1.5 × 1.5 cm. Glossy green leaves and vivid reddish pink flowers make Red Knight a great plant for any garden. Grows quickly in almost all soil types such as light sandy, acid, heavy clay, alkaline, the plant can withstand a variety of weather conditions, from dry to mild frost. This low maintenance shrub needs only annual trimming to look neat and nice.