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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
Pink

Other
Foliage/Stem/Fruit Interest, Ideal for Beginners

Hardiness
Hardy Perennial

Category
Shrubs

Delivery
October onwards

Flowering Time
Summer

Aspect
Sun or Partial Shade

Spread
2.5m (8')

Height
2.5m (100")

Callicarpa

Soil

Fertile, well drained soil

Position

Sun or dappled shade

Cutting

Cut winter stems with berries for floral arrangements

Flowering

Summer

Additional Information

Can tolerate lime in the soil. Prune back stems in early spring to leave a framework. When planting, incorporate plenty of organic matter or compost into the planting hole. Propagate by seed from September to May. Fullly hardy perennial.

Delivery Date: 01 Dec 2017 (+/- 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,
Kind wishes"
 
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