Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering. Best with supplemental water during flowering season.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Moderate grower to 3 ft. tall and wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Deer Resistant
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Summer
Botanical Pronunciation:PEW-ni-ka gra-NAY-tum
Plant type:Shrub
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Growth habit:Round
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Moderate grower to 3 ft. tall and wide.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Summer
Flower color:Red
Flower attributesShowy Flowers
Design IdeasThis small shrub is just the right size to tuck into a full sun planting scheme. Attractive in flower and fruit, it will add good contrast to the border. Also grows well in containers.
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Drought tolerant when established. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Prune annually to shape.Pruning time: late winter to early spring.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Low
Once established, needs only occasional watering. Best with supplemental water during flowering season.