Leucothoe, Rainbow Drooping

 
 

Description: Gracefully arching, striking red stems with colorful, mottled leaves. Showy, drooping clusters of white flowers. Effective as a hedge

Common Name:: Rainbow Drooping Leucothoe

Scientific Name: Leucothoe fortanesiana 'Rainbow'

Type: Evergreen, Shrub

Exposure: Partial Sun

Size: 3-5' height, 3-5 spread

Bloom Color: White

Bloom Period: Spring

Foliage Color: Green in the Spring & Summer. Mixture of Cream, Burgundy, Purple & Pink in the Fall

Landscape Use: Background, Foundation, Hedges, Landscape Beds

Soil: Moist, Well-Drained

Growth Rate: Moderate

Zone: 5 - 9

Companion Plants: White Phlox, Azalea, Fern, Hosta, Hydrangea, Rhododendron

Kiefer Landscaping is based in Effingham, Illinois. Our landscapers also service the areas of Flora, Olney, Newton, Mattoon and Charleston. For any questions about our other services such as brick paving, lawn mowing, etc., please contact us at 217-347-7500 or email us at info@kieferlandscaping.com