Ever Red® Fringe Flower
Loropetalum chinense 'Chang Nian Hong'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||lor-oh-PET-ah-lum chi-NEN-see|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 6 to 9 ft. tall, 6 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Blooms year-round, with heaviest bloom in late winter to spring.|
|Flower Attribute||Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Privacy Screen, Specimen|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Year-round Interest, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Smoke Tree (Cotinus); Lilyturf (Liriope); Pittosporum (Pittosporum); Juniper (Juniperus); Heavenly Bamboo (Nandina)|
Provide organically rich, neutral to slightly acidic, well-drained soil. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Apply an acid fertilizer after bloom. Blooms on old wood; prune after flowering.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-9