Ever Red® Fringe Flower

Loropetalum chinense 'Chang Nian Hong'

SKU
03742
Vivid, deep red flowers combine with extremely dark burgundy foliage to create a stunning, compact shrub. An exceptional foundation plant or accent specimen. Use to create high contrast effects in beds and borders. Evergreen.
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7-9

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Full sun, Partial sun

Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical Pronunciationlor-oh-PET-ah-lum chi-NEN-see
Average Size at MaturityReaches 6 to 9 ft. tall, 6 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeBlooms year-round, with heaviest bloom in late winter to spring.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeRepeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorBurgundy
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Privacy Screen, Specimen
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Year-round Interest, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsSmoke 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

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 8

Good to grow!