Zhuzhou Fuchsia Fringe Flower
Loropetalum chinense 'Zhuzhou Fuchsia'
Full sun, Partial sun
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||lor-oh-PET-ah-lum chi-NEN-see|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing 6 to 8 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Heaviest in spring, repeating in summer.|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Attractive Bark, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Key Feature||Year-Round Interest|
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