Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: High
Keep soil surface moist, but not soggy.
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Rapid growing to 4 to 7 ft. tall and 4 ft. wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Dramatic Foliage Color
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Spring
Landscape Uses:
Landscape Uses
Botanical Pronunciation:al-PIN-ee-uh ZER-um-bet
Plant type:Perennial
Deciduous/evergreen:Herbaceous
Sunset climate zones:14 - 24
Growth rate:Fast
Average landscape size:Rapid growing to 4 to 7 ft. tall and 4 ft. wide.
Special features:Dramatic Foliage Color
Foliage color:Variegated
Blooms:Spring
Flower color:White
Flower attributesFragrant
Care Information
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Provide well drained soil, rich in organic matter. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Partial Sun
Partial to full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: High
Keep soil surface moist, but not soggy.