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Loropetalum chinense 'Shang-Red'

Red Diamond™ Fringeflower

Fringeflower

Comments

Eye-catching, vivid red colored fringed flowers are heaviest in spring on this compact, spreading evergreen shrub but repeat throughout the year; dark burgundy foliage retains its color all year; needs regular watering, especially in midsummer heat

Description

Eye-catching, vivid red colored fringed flowers are heaviest in spring on this compact, spreading evergreen shrub but repeat throughout the year; dark burgundy foliage retains its color all year; needs regular watering, especially in midsummer heat

Landscape Attributes

Red Diamond™ Fringeflower is a multi-stemmed evergreen shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and should only be pruned after flowering to avoid removing any of the current season's flowers. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Red Diamond™ Fringeflower is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Mass Planting;Hedges/Screening;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Red Diamond™ Fringeflower will grow to be about 6 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 6 feet. It has a low canopy, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 40 years or more.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

7a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

6 feet

6 feet

acidic

rich

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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