PURPLE PIXIE™ is a cold hardy, drought tolerant Loropetalum
PURPLE PIXIE™ Loropetalum chinense ‘PEACK’
Purple Pixie™ Loropetalum is a cold hardy, drought and humidity tolerant ground cover that is excellent for colour contrast in the garden.
It has a weeping habit and rich purple foliage that is complimented by its showy pink, ribbon-like flowers in spring.
It reaches 30-50cm high x 1.2-1.5m wide. Pruning every 2-3 years will keep it below 30cm high.
Purple Pixie™ Loropetalum is perfect for garden beds and containers for colour contrast.
Pink flowers late winter/early spring
Best Planting Time
March – November
Full sun to light shade. Is cold tolerant. Purple Pixie™ Loropetalum can handle clay, loam, sandy and well drained soils with adequate moisture.
Purple Pixie™ Loropetalum prefers to be fertilised in early spring and to be pruned after flowering. Pruning every 2-3 years will keep it below 30 cm.
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.