Purple Diamond® Loropetalum

Southern Living Plants

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Purple Diamond® Loropetalum

Compact Loropetalum chinense 'Shang-hi' PP#18331

Combining colorful flowers and foliage with controlled growth, Purple Diamond® is a gem. Unlike some other loropetalums that can swallow your house, this one grows 4 to 5 feet tall and wide. Showy pink flowers appear in spring and sometimes summer. Deep, rich purple foliage holds its color all season.

Size: 4-5' H x 4-5' W

Exposure: Full sun to part shade

Hardiness: 7,8,9,10

Soil: Acidic, moist, well-drained, humus-rich