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Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Makijaz' (Large Plant)

Hardy Shrub

Leucothoe are known for their colourful foliage, but this one really stands out from the crowd! In spring the new shoots of Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Makijaz' emerge in shades of bronze and pink, before maturing to green with fabulous white marbling. The autumn foliage is just as dazzling, turning to burgundy red throughout winter. This mound forming, evergreen shrub is low and bushy - ideally proportioned for a prominent spot in acid borders where its vibrant colours can be best appreciated. Height: 50cm (20"). Spread: 80cm (31").


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Ideal For:
patio, low maintenance garden, woodland garden
Flowering Period:
April, May
dappled shade, shade
    • 1 x 3.6 litre potted leucothoe plant

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Grow Leucothoe in moist, acidic, well-drained soil in partial shade. When growing in containers, use an acidic (ericaceous) compost mixture.
Leucothoe plants are low-maintenance and easy to grow, simply trim back any dead, diseased or damaged growth as required.

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