General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 15 to 25 feet, possibly to 45 feet in the wild.
Plant Spread: 15 to 25 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Broadleaf
Other: Deep green leaves are arranged in tight sprials; each leaf is 5 to 10 inches long by up to 3 inches wide with showy purplish-red petioles.
Fruit: Showy
Other: 1/3 inch long bluish-black drupes.
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Blooms on old wood
Flower Color: Green
Pink
Other: Male flowers are purplish-pink, female flowers are pale green.
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Miscellaneous: Dioecious

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Common names
  • Yuzuri-ha

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Date: 2022-05-15
Location: Newby Hall garden, Ripon, Yorkshire UK
Date: 2022-05-15
Location: Newby Hall garden, Ripon, Yorkshire UK
Date: 2022-05-15
Location: Newby Hall garden, Ripon, Yorkshire UK
Date: 2022-05-15
Location: Botanischer Garten der Universitaet Oldenburg
Date: 2016-10-06
Location: Garden next to Smithsonian, DC, Virginia | May, 2022
Date: 2022-05-28
Location: Botanischer Garten der Universitaet Oldenburg
Date: 2016-10-06
Location: Botanischer Garten der Universitaet Oldenburg
Date: 2016-10-06
Location: Botanischer Garten der Universitaet Oldenburg
Date: 2016-10-06
Location: Belsay Hall gardens, Northumberland, UK
Date: 2015-02-21

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