• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water weekly or more often in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Grows 18 to 22 in. high, spreading to 24 in. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Winter Flowering
    Blooms:
    Blackish-purple flowers in late winter to early spring
    Landscape Uses:
  • Detail
    Plant type:Perennial
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Average landscape size:Grows 18 to 22 in. high, spreading to 24 in. wide.
    Special features:Gift Plant
    Blooms:Blackish-purple flowers in late winter to early spring
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water weekly or more often in extreme heat. Requires less water once established.