Rainbow Drooping Fetterbush
Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Rainbow'
Gracefully arching, striking red stems with colorful, mottled leaves. Showy, drooping clusters of white flowers. Effective as hedge, or clip to make nice groundcover. Good cut flowers. Evergreen.
|Botanical Pronunciation:||loo-KOTH-o-ee fon-ta-nee-zee-AH-na|
|Key feature:||Deer Resistant|
|Cold hardiness zones:||5 - 9|
|Light needs:||Partial sun|
|Water Needs:||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Average landscape size:||Slow grower 3 to 5 ft. tall and wide, can be clipped to 18 in. tall.|
|Special features:||Deer Resistant, North American Native Selection|
|Landscape use:||Very Wet Areas|
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