Purple Pixie™ Loropetalum chinense ‘PEACK’
- Dwarf, weeping ground cover
- Rich purple colour contrast
Description: Purple Pixie™ Loropetalum is a dwarf ground cover with rich purple foliage. Showy pink flowers appear in spring that compliment the foliage beautifully.
Size: 30-50 cm high x 1.2-1.5 m wide.
Planting Density: 2-3 plants per m², 2-3 plants per linear metre.
Uses: Colour contrast for garden beds and containers.
Position: Full sun to part shade. Tolerates frost, humidity and is moderately drought tolerant. Purple Pixie™ Loropetalum suits well drained moist soils.
Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established and keep moist in dry weather. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). Use slow release fertiliser in spring. Prune every 3-4 years to keep below 30cm (prune more frequently if required).
Where it works: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, SA & WA.
Top Purple Pixie™ Wholesale Growers
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This website gives general information for the states/regions in Australia. For local information on which plants work in your area contact your local grower. Local grower knowledge is vital, this website is no substitute.
Heights shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.