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Loropetalum chinense 'Ruby' /Ruby Loropetalum

Loropetalum chinense 'Ruby'   / Loropetalum chinense 'Ruby'
New growth is ruby-red while previous year's foliage is green
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New growth is ruby-red while previous year's foliage is green

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Scientific Name: Loropetalum chinense 'Ruby'
Common Name: Ruby Loropetalum
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
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Comments: This selection has shiny ruby red young leaves on low growing, mounding plants. Pink flowers are present much of the year, but heaviest in spring. Said to be the smallest of the loropetalum selections.