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Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Scarletta®' (Zeblid)

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Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Zeblid' - Scarletta® Fetterbush

More About Leucothoe fontanesiana Scarletta® ('Zeblid') (PP5195)

  • White, fragrant, bell-shaped flowers, appear under the leaves
  • New leaves are scarlet-red, turning to glossy, dark green
  • Leaves turn burgundy-red in the fall
  • Upright, rounded habit
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

6

Height:

150-175 cm

Spread:

100-125 cm

Colour:

White

Scarletta® Fetterbush Growing and Maintenance Tips

Leucothoe grows best with consistent moisture (not standing water), and a fertile soil with a low pH. Any pruning should be done after flowering to ensure bud set. Some winter sun protection is recommended to prevent winter burn.

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Leucothoe fontanesiana Scarletta® ('Zeblid') (PP5195) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Fragrant
Fragrant
Evergreen
Evergreen
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Average to Dry Soils
Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Upright
Rounded

Foliage Color

Green
Red

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Specimen

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