Callicarpa bodinieri
BEAUTY BERRY
Lamiaceae

 
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Plant type: deciduous shrub

Hardiness zones: 6-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, acidic to neutral

Tolerances: heavy frost
3m
Plant habit
 
2.5m

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Pruning: Prune hard in late winter to encourage more new fruiting wood.

 
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Callicarpa bodinieri
BEAUTY BERRY
Lamiaceae

 

  Plant type: deciduous shrub

Hardiness zones: 6-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: enriched soil, acidic to neutral

Tolerances: heavy frost
3m
Plant habit
 
2.5m

FEATURES

Flowers: pink

Flowering Time: early summer to late summer

Leaves: mid green; purple-flushed in autumn

Ornamental Fruit: purple berry


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, oriental & cottage designs

Uses: informal screen, border

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: fruit, butterfly attracting



HAZARDS

Dangers to touch: leaves






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