Callicarpa dichotoma - Purple Beautyberry

  • A beautiful small shrub from Asia, a very ornamental tree that is known to be very unusual in Europe.


Other common names:  Beautybery
Native to:     China and Japan
Habit (UK conditions):  small, rounded shrub
Growth rate: medium
Typical size in 5 years:  1m x 0.5m
Main value:    lush foliage, fruits
Flower colour:    yellow, tiny
Flowering period:   late Spring
Autumn coloration: shades of violet, pink, red
Preferences:    moist, fertile soil, full sun of half shade
Hardiness:    hardy in the UK and most of Europe

Related Items