Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Scarletta' with shiny green leaves and red colored new growth.

Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Scarletta' (Leucothoe)

Regular price$39.95

  • In stock, ready to ship
  • Inventory on the way
Contact us to learn about delivery and install options.

'Scarletta' is a more compact cultivar of Leucothoe and is slow growing and is winter hardy and a mounded, dwarf growth habit. In the spring, new growth begins with a mound of deep, green foliage and small white bell shaped, fragrant flowers emerge. Foliage turns into deep burgundy reds and purples. A work horse for a shady perennial that provides year-round interest and is a low maintenance native.

Native to Maryland and Native to U.S.
Mature Plant Height: Short: 12-29"
Part Shade/Sun (4-6 hours of sun) and Full Shade (less than 4 hours of sun)
Soil Moisture: Medium and Well-drained
Soil Type: Rich Organic Matter and Acidic
Bloom Time: Spring and Fall
Flower Color: White and Purple
Foliage color: Green
Features: Attracts Pollinators, Fall Color, and Winter Interest
Tolerances: Shade Tolerant
Garden Type: Woodland Garden, Small Space, and Foundation Planting

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Recently viewed