Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Girard's Rainbow'
Common name: 
Girard's Rainbow Leucothoe
Pronunciation: 
lu-KOTH-o-e fon-ta-ne-ze-A-na
Family: 
Ericaceae
Genus: 
Type: 
Broadleaf
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon: 
No
  • Broadleaf evergreen shrub, slight variegation on mature leaves, new growth coppery, but may also show white and pink makings (see Leucothoe fontanesiana).
  • From Girard's Nursery in Ohio.
  • Oregon State Univ. campus: front of Avery Lodge, on Madison Ave.
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