|Only 1 species of these tender evergreens, Loropetalum chinense, is cultivated. It is a medium-sized shrub grown outdoors in warm regions. Use in beds, hanging baskets, woodland gardens, or as a ground cover. A good companion plant for Azaleas and Rhododendrons. Prefers cool, gritty, moist soils. Protect from hot afternoon sun.
New from Asia, its ribbon-like flowers are raspberry pink. New growth is brugundy red, turning green with age. Heavy bloom in spring, with occasional flowers throughout the year.
Attributes - Loropetalum chinense rubrum 'Razzleberri'
Plant Type: Shrub
Bloom Season: Early Spring through Mid Spring
Flower Color: Pink
Height: 4 ft. to 6 ft.
Width: 5 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun, Partial Sun
Climate: Zones 7, 8, 9, 10
Notes: Thrives in Acid Soil. Low Maintenance, Showy Flowers.