Loropetalum chinense var. rubrum 'Daruma' /Dwarf Fringe Flower.

Loropetalum chinense var. rubrum 'Daruma'  / Loropetalum chinense var. rubrum 'Daruma'
Dwarf spreading fringe flower
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Dwarf spreading fringe flower

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Scientific Name: Loropetalum chinense var. rubrum 'Daruma'
Common Name: Dwarf Fringe Flower.
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
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Comments: This is a relatively new introducton that produces a dwarf form with ruby-red leaves. There are many cultivars of the fringe flower that have been widely used in recent year. They are easy to grow, but most will grow much taller than most people exoect, so the more dwarf forms hold a lot of promise for gardeners who want small sizes like the Daruma variety.