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Plant Characteristics

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

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 a free fertilizer packet.

Interesting Notes

Loropetalum also makes a fantastic container plant for patios and decks. Thrives in Sun or Shade

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PURPLE PIXIE LOROPETALUM

Loropetalum chinensis 'Shang-lo'
PPAF Plant propagation prohibited

Buy Purple Pixie™ Loropetalum online. This is the one you have been waiting for! Dwarf in size but huge in performance. Burgundy foliage and showy pink flowers, this plant is perfect as a ground cover, will make a vibrant hanging basket or potted patio plant.

Mature Height:

1-2 Feet

Mature Spread:

4-5 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®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

Purchase PURPLE PIXIE LOROPETALUM Online

Jumbo gallon Potted

SKU: 11617

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
(27 units available now - S)

Standard Package
SL



$35.00

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3 gallon Potted

SKU: 4249

(2.90 gallons / 11.0 liters)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package
SL



$75.00

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Root Pouch 3 gallon

SKU: 11542

(3.06 gallons / 11.6 liters)
(0 units available now)

Standard Package
SL Grown in Root Pouch®.



$75.00

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Customer Testimonials

Best plants I have bought from an on-line nursery, already researching what to order next!


Michelle
Olympia, WA
November 2016

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