Leucothoe axillaris Red Lips® ('Lipsbolwi'PBR) EU 3765



Red Lips® is a beautiful compact shrub for a nice warm colour accent in the garden. This Leucothoe has intense burgundy red foliage and a nice compact and bushy growth habit. Red Lips® will become about 50 cm high and 30 cm wide. For the best result, plant your Red Lips® in the sun or partial shade in a soil with garden peat. In the spring Red Lips® has white flowers. Prune after flowering. Red Lips® colours red 3 to 4 weeks earlier than the well-known cultivar 'Zeblid'. Hardy to -22 °C.

Key Points

  1. 3 to 4 weeks earlier red than 'Zeblid'
  2. Finer foliage
  3. Intense burgundy red
  4. Compact habit

Breeder: Skimmia Kwekerij Bolwijn BV

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