Leucothoe fontanesiana ‘Zeblid’
Monrovia® Scarletta® Leucothoe produces scarlet-purple new leaves that burst from a neat mound of shiny deep green foliage in spring. The entire shrub becomes reddish-bronze in fall. A natural woodland companion to Rhododendrons and ferns and a superb groundcover.
Type: Zone 5-8
Light: Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun.
Water: Water regularly – weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Size: Moderate growing; reaches 2 ft. tall, spreading 3 to 4 ft. wide.