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Leucothoe x 'Scarletta'
Leucothoe

Leucothoe x  'Scarletta'
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Description

This is a handsome evergreen shrub with white, pitcher-like flowers in May and dark green leaves which develop scarlet-red tints in late summer. The young leaves are maroon in Spring.

Leucothoe x 'Scarletta' needs acid soil in sun or partial shade and some attention to watering in very dry conditions. Can be grown in a large container if required.

Supplied Size:  2L/3L pots (approx 3 years old, 20 - 25 cm tall)


  • Position: Full sun or partial shade.
  • Soil: Acid, moist soil (avoid waterlogged areas).
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Rate of Growth: Slow.
  • Habit: Leucothoe x 'Scarletta' grows to be a small to medium sized spreading shrub.
    • Height: up to 1.2 - 1.5 m (4 - 5 ft)
    • Spread: up to 1.5 - 2 m (5 - 6 ft)

 

 

 


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