Indian Hawthorn cultivar

Rhaphiolepis 'Clara'

Indian Hawthorn cultivar  - Rhaphiolepis 'Clara'

Indian Hawthorn cultivar

Rhaphiolepis 'Clara'

Rhaphiolepis 'Clara' is a cultivar of Indian Hawthorn that forms a neat mound to about 5 feet tall and wide.  Theleaves are oval shaped with a coppery tinge on the edges.  A pretty pale pink flower appears in the Spring followed by a cluster of small black berries.  Rhaphiolepis 'Clara' is very drought tolerant but does like additional water to look it's best.  It can thrive in sun or shade but will have nicer foliage in more sunlight.  Hardy to about 15 deg. F. 


Foliage: Evergreen

Sun Exposure: Sun Or Shade

Water Needs: Low/moderate

Bloom Season: Spring/summer

Mature Height: 4-5'

Mature Width: 4-5'

Attributes: Drought Tolerant, Woodland Garden, Southwestern Garden, Mediterranean & Tuscan Garden, Seacoast Tolerant, Tropical Garden, Zen Garden, English & Cottage Garden


Proper planting technique will help your plants thrive! Follow these simple steps to help your plants establish quickly, develop a strong root system, and live longer:

  • Properly dig the hole
  • Amend the soil to suit each particular plant
  • Place the plant and backfill the soil
  • Provide ample water for each particular plant
  • Review our how to plant guide!

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