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Callicarpa Purple PearlsŪ New Item

Beautyberry

Type: Shrubs
Height: Tall 4-5' (Plant 4-5' apart)
Bloom Time: Mid-Summer to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun
Zones: 5-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower / Accent: Pink / Pink
Patent: Pending
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Invite songbirds to a fall feast. Delicate pink flowers in summer are followed by colorful clustered rings of purple berries all along the stems for a late season show. Enhance an outdoor evergreen swag or container by adding some stems of vibrant berries.

C. Purple PearlsŪ is a hybrid cross of dichotoma x kwantungensis. Callicarpa is named Beautyberry for good reason. Once the foliage of this deciduous shrub has dropped, it will not be passed without comment. A showstopper in late summer to fall.

Features to Note:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • OK in Containers
  • Humidity Tolerant
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Deer Resistant

Callicarpa General Information:

Callicarpa are heat tolerant and very showy. Clusters of dazzling berries in fall. Perfect accent for the landscape and good in containers. Fall color into winter.

Callicarpa Plant Care:

Best in well-drained soil. No pruning needed but it is okay to remove 3-5 older stems to the ground every year in early spring to avoid crowding if warranted. Can be pruned hard in early spring for complete renovation.

$15.95 ea.
(3+) $15.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: CAPP