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Callicarpa bodinieri Profusion AGM

(Beauty Berry) AGM   In late Autumn and Winter, large clusters of purple bead like berries adorn the bare branches, just stunning!
The young foliage is bronze purple turning green in summer then purple in autumn, contrasting with pink flowers that appear in summer. Height & spread 1.8m (6'). Prefers well drained soil in sun or part shade. Hardy perennial.
This plant has been given the Award of Garden Merit by the Royal Horticultural Society for outstanding performance in the garden.
Flower Colour

Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest, Ideal for Beginners

Hardy Perennial


October onwards

Flowering Time

Sun or Partial Shade

2.5m (8')

2.5m (100")



Fertile, well drained soil


Sun or dappled shade


Cut winter stems with berries for floral arrangements



Additional Information

During the first season of growth you should water your Callicarpa regularly and thoroughly. A balanced, liquid fertiliser should be applied lightly every month to ensure optimum health and growth. Prune back the stems in the early spring to leave a framework that should aid in the shaping of your plant. Fullly hardy perennial.

Delivery Date: 29 Oct 2018 (+/- 14days)
Plant Hardiness

How hardy are our plants?

All our plants have a guideline temperature for how well they will tolerate winter cold.

Fully hardy perennials will withstand temperatures down to -15 °C (5°F) and often lower.
Hardy perennials are happy down to at least -5°C (23°F)
Half hardy perennials can withstand down to around 0°C (32°F)
And Tender perennials may be damaged by temperatures below 5°C (41°F)

Please remember that temperatures can vary significantly within quite a small area, and hardiness can be affected by soil, position and other factors.
If in doubt please give us a call.

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"Thank you ladies for your beautiful plants.
Praise also, for the Bulrush Compost, of which I have purchased 8 bags during the past six months. It is superb and my garden has flourished.
Bless you,
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