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Loropetalum, Ruby

Loropetalum chinensis (Loropetalum, Ruby)
Loropetalum chinensis 'Ruby'

Loropetalum chinensis 'Ruby'

Ruby Loropaetalum is a broadleaf evergreen shrub with deep burgundy foliage and hot pink, tassle like flowers in early spring that cover the entire plant. Ruby Loropetalum is an excellent choice for a screen or hedge, a foundation plant for homes or buildings with tall foundations, in mixed borders, and pruned into a small tree for use as a specimen plant.

Evergreen
Deep burgundy foliage
Hot pink flowers in spring
Great for a colorful screen

Height

8 Feet

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Spread

8 Feet


USDA Hardiness Zone 7 to 9

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Foundation Plant
Mass Planting
Screen Planting
Great Foliage
Border
Evergreen
Exposure
Sun
Foliage Color
Burgundy
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
Winter
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Average
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