ReJoyce Coast Leucothoe
Leucothoe axillaris 'Rejoyce' PPAF
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Your plant(s) will ship to the garden center you chose within the next 21 days. Your plants are actively growing and we will only deliver them once they meet our rigorous quality standards.
|Botanical Pronunciation||loo-KOTH-o-ee ax-ILL-ar-iss|
|Lore||Leucothoe is the name of the daughter of Orchamus, king of Babylonia from ancient mythology.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Hillside, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden, Ground Cover, Naturalized Areas|
|Light Needs||Partial sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fall Color, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Camellia (Camellia); Azalea (Rhododendron); Holly (Ilex); Astilbe (Astilbe); Oregon Grape Holly (Mahonia); Painted Fern (Athyrium)|
Thrives in humus-rich, well-drained soils. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Space 2 ft. apart as groundcover, or closer for faster coverage. Apply an acid fertilizer in early spring; repeat after flowering. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch. Prune to shape in winter.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9