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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Hot Pink/Fuchsia
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
  • Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Burgundy/Crimson
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Dark Green
  • Beige/Brown
  • Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
Leaf Type*
  • Semi-Evergreen
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Moist
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Spring Flowering
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Year-Round
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Border Plant
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
  • Mass Planting
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Privacy/Hedge/Living Fence
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Loropetalum is easy to grow and adapt 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

Plum Purple Loropetalum also makes a fantastic container plant for patios and decks.

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PLUM PURPLE LOROPETALUM

Loropetalum chinensis 'Rubrum'

Buy Plum Purple Loropetalum online. A wonderful shrub that has rich maroon new foliage that matures to deep purple and later green. Unique hot pink fringed flowers appear in spring and sporadically throughout summer. Easy to maintain as a small to mid size shrub but can mature to 6-8 feet if not sheared.

Mature Height:

6-8 Feet

Mature Spread:

5-6 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

7-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Hamamelidaceae · Common Name: Fringe Flower

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 2944

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
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$40.00

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 5164

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
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