Leucothoe fontanesiana - Drooping Leucothoe
An evergreen shrub with dark green shiny leaves which turn maroon in the winter, in sunny locations. They are often cut and brought in for greenery during the winter. Has numerous white flowers in the spring that hang down beneath the stems. Does best in a moist shady location with rich soil. Stays low only reaching heights of 3-5 ft tall. Great for mass plantings.
Shade to Semi – shade, Rich Moist Soil, Spring, 3-5 ft Tall, Zones 4-9