Pipa's Red Chinese Fringe Flower
Loropetalum chinense 'Pipa's Red'
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||Moderate growing; reaches 5 ft. tall and slightly wider.|
|Bloom Time||Heaviest in spring, repeating throughout the year.|
|Flower Attribute||Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Stunning Flowers and Foliage|
Provide organically rich, neutral to slightly acidic, well-drained soil. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch. Water deeply and regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates mild drought. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7 - 9