Leycesteria formosa 'Jealousy'Item #31197 USDA Hardiness Zone: 7 - 9
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Create a dramatic accent with brilliant chartreuse foliage that takes on maroon highlights in late summer to fall. Decorative dark purple berries follow late summer blooms. This versatile and heat tolerant shrub tolerates moist soils. Plant at pond's edge or in a mixed border. Makes a stunning container accent.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:ley-ses-TER-ee-uh for-MOH-suhPlant type:ShrubDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousGrowth habit:PyramidalGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:3-5' H x 2-3 ft. W.Foliage color:ChartreuseBlooms:Prized for foliage. Lightly blooms in late Summer.Flower color:WhiteFlower attributesShowy Flowers
- CareCare InformationEasily grown in enriched, evenly moist soil. Space plants 2-3 ft. apart. Follow a regular watering schedule during the growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed monthly with a balanced, general-purpose fertilizer.Light Needs:Full sunWatering Needs:Water regularly to keep soil surface evenly moist.