Loropetalum chinense var. rubrum Plum Delight™
Plum Delight Fringe-flower
lo-ro-PET-a-lum chi-nen-SE RU-brum
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Broadleaf evergreen shrub, 6-8 ft (2-2.5 m), grows about as tall as wide, foliage black-purple to deep burgundy, mid-season with large dark pink flowers.
- Sun to part shade. Acidic, well-drained soil.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 7 Originally trademarked by Hines Nurseries. Apparently the same or very similar to Pizzazz™, 'Hines Purpleleaf', and 'Hines Burgundy'.
- Silverton, Oregon: The Oregon Garden