Loropetalum chinense rubra 5 cm pot
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These plants are in 5cm pots
Loropetalum grows best in fertile, slightly acidic soil in full sun for deepest foliage colour and is hardy down to -15 deg C It is a popular ornamental plant, grown for its prolific clusters of deep pink flowers and foliage that may contain various green, copper, purple and red tones.
It can reach 1.8 metres in height with horizontal branches This branching also lends itself to being espaliered. It can be trimmed to shape
The leaves, flowers and roots are all used in traditional Chinese mediicine