- Moderate water reqirements
- Will suit Oriental, Cottage and Contemporary Gardens.
- Low maintenance
- Rich plum-burgundy leaves create a beautiful backdrop for sprays of vibrant pink tassel-like flowers
- Makes a pretty and exotic hedge, or eyecatching specimen shrub in the border.
A small to medium, dense shrub with attractive purplish-red foliage and clusters of pretty, pink, tassel like flowers which appear heavily in Spring and then spot flower throughout the Summer. It prefers a well-drained, fertile soil, enriched with organic matter. Avoid lime. Plant it somewhere sheltered and in rich lime-free soil to help it really flourishMaintain water levels to establish but once settled the plant is reasonably drought tolerant