Leucothoe axillaris ‘Rejoyce’
This showy coastal native from the southeastern U.S. offers a superb alternative to common boxwood or holly, with fantastic blazing red new foliage, white urn-shaped flowers on gracefully arching branches, and brilliant winter color. A perfect choice for lightly shaded to dappled sun foundation plantings, slopes, and naturalized woodlands.
Type: Zone 6-9
Light: Partial sun.
Water: Water regularly – weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Size: Moderate growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.