Phantom Corokia

Corokia x virgata 'Phantom' PP #19,257

This attractive new dense-growing Corokia offers intriguing dark chocolate-tinged foliage with silvery hairs on the undersides. Small star-shaped yellow flowers are followed in fall by colorful red berries. An attractive medium-sized ornamental shrub, perfect as a small hedge or topiary in today's smaller gardens.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Average Size at MaturityReaches up to 5 ft. tall and 3 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorBlack
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Rustic
Growth HabitSpreading
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBarrier, Border, Mass Planting, Coastal Exposure
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Ornamental Berries, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Prefers fertile, well-drained soils. Tolerant of extreme dry, salt and winds, making it a popular choice for coastal plantings. Trim to maintain a good bushy shape.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 8-11

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