PURPLE PIXIE™ Loropetalum
Purple Pixie™ Loropetalum chinense ‘PEACK’ PBR
- 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.