Plant Spotlight: Purple Pixie® Dwarf Weeping Loropetalum
Versatile shrub brightens from shade garden to container
Don’t let the petite size of Purple Pixie® Dwarf Weeping Loropetalum fool you, it packs a punch of color in the landscape! This dwarf, weeping shrub adds year round appeal in a low maintenance package. Its manageable size – only 1- to 2-foot-high by 4- to 5-foot-wide – means it can be used in a number of garden applications, from ground cover to hanging basket.
It combines well with other shade-friendly plants in containers and the landscape. Try your hand at a fun container project like Carmen Johnston’s latest creation using a firepit. With its easy care nature, showy pink ribbon blooms in spring and evergreen eggplant-hued foliage, Purple Pixie® is sure to please!