Red Diamond™ Midsize Loropetalum

Loropetalum chinense 'Shang-Red'

This new, compact loropetalum has the reddest blooms of all cultivars. Dark burgundy foliage retains its color throughout the year. Great for specimen planting, mass plantings and borders.

Bloom/Feature

Deep, vivid red blooms late winter to early spring and sporadically summer and fall

Plant Type

New IntroductionsShrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

7, 8, 9, 10

Zone Detail

0°F

Key Features

Compact Habit, Deer Resistant, Reblooming, Year-Round Interest

Use

Accent, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil with rich organic matter

Fertilizer

Yearly in late spring

Dimensions

6' H x 6' W

Pruning

After flowering 

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Full Sun to Part Shade
  • dig hole 3X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants