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Photo courtesy of Greenleaf Nursery

Photo courtesy of Greenleaf Nursery


Distylium x 'sPg-3-007' PP25833 Plant propagation prohibited

SPRING FROST™ DISTYLIUM

Breeder
Buy Spring Frost™ Distylium online. Spring Frost™ Distylium is a great spreading evergreen shrub. It sports red tassel-like flowers in early spring and the new foliage is tinged with white. It is perfect as used as a foundation planting or small hedge.

Height:

18-24 Inches

Spread:

3-4 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

7-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Brown
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Brand*
  • Garden Debut
Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Multi/Variegated
  • White
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
  • Multi/Variegated
  • White
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
  • White
  • Multi/Variegated
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Dark Green
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Moist
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Average
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Adapts Well to Wet Areas
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Year-Round
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Rock Gardens
  • Border Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Distylium is very easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

Distylium is a good alternative for boxwood, cherry laurel, holly and juniper in foundation plantings or anywhere you want low maintenance evergreen shrubs.