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Callicarpa japonica

Japanese Beautyberry

Japanese Beautyberry is similar to our native species, but has smaller leaves and berries, and the fruits tend to be paler in color as well.

Drought-tolerant native shrubs
Great food and cover for songbirds and quail

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Description

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1146 S3-3 RPM 1 0
15353 S3-3CG RPM 1 0

More about Callicarpa japonica :

Japanese Beautyberry is a good hedge plant. To increase fruiting, prune it back hard in late winter. Or let it grow naturally as a graceful, arching shrub.

Japanese Beautyberry Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Callicarpa thrive in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or dappled light. They are especially at home along the wood's edge. This plant flowers and produces fruit on the current years growth, so prune hard when buds begin to swell in early spring. Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Height:

6-8 Feet

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Spread:

4-6 Feet

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Hardiness Zone:

6 - 10

Characteristics & Attributes
Exposure
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist, Well-Drained
Attracts Wildlife
Songbirds
Upland Birds and Game
Attributes
Drought Tolerant
Habit
Deciduous