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Enkianthus campanulatus

 Suitable Substitutions for Enkianthus campanulatus

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More About Enkianthus campanulatus

  • Clusters of cream to orange, to pink, red-veined, bell-shaped flowers
  • Medium-green leaves turn orange, yellow, red or purple in the fall
  • Upright, narrow habit with layered branches
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

5

Height:

200-250 cm

Spread:

125-150 cm

Colour:

Multi-coloured,Pink
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Redvein Enkianthus Growing and Maintenance Tips

This underused plant thrives in a slightly acidic, peaty soil, in full sun or light shade. To promote next season's flowering, any pruning should be done soon after blooming. Best fall colour occurs in very sunny locations.


Enkianthus campanulatus Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Columnar
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen