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leucothoe scarlettii


leucothoe scarlettii (Leucothoe scarlettii)

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Very vibrant, does it stay small though?

20 Jan, 2009

 

yes i belive so, i have had it 3 years, and it has spread a little, but stayed the same hieght, but i think there are taller ones. you do need acid soil to be sucessful though i think. this has been a bit unwell though, had rust on it this autumn, so i have cut back hard, hoping it will be back with a vengance in the spring.

21 Jan, 2009

 

Thanks for doing such a great job with the names. Makes it easier to find. This is in fall color I see. Very nice.

20 May, 2009

 

thanks, i try to keep up with the names ... but if i am honest there are still quite a few i am yet to find myself lol and yes this is the autumn colours all though it has lovely coloured leaves all year round really, the new growth is a coppery or yellowy colouring then it turns mid green and then red in the autumn,

20 May, 2009



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