Callicarpa Beautyberry 3 Gallon Container
The pink flowers that would light up any garden!
The blooms are soon forgotten when they are replaced by bright violet to magenta drupe like berries.
The fall interest, plant as a backdrop, in spots through the landscape or in masses.
A standout specimen plant as the focal point of the garden with its vase shaped form.
It adds interest and color to a Far East landscape or an Asian garden.
Genus – Callicarpa
Species – C. americana
Zone – 6-10
Plant Height – 3 ft to 6 ft
Plant Width – 3 ft to 6 ft
Deciduous/Evergreen – Deciduous
Bloom – Lavender/Pink
Bloom Time – June to August
Foliage Color – Blue/Grey Green
Light Requirements – Full to Partial
Moisture Requirements – Moderate
Resistance – Diseases, Pests
Soil – Clay, Sandy
Uses – Borders, Berries used in jellies, Roots used in herbal teas while leaves have mosquito repellent properties