LEUCOTHOE

Commonly known as Sierra laurel

Genus of about 9 species of deciduous, semi-evergreen and evergreen shrubs from woodland, thickets, swamps and streambanks in the Himalayas, eastern Asia and North America.

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Or semi-evergreen shrubs.
  • Full shade
    Will tolerate deep shade.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for their variably shaped leaves and cylindrical to urn-shaped flowers.
    Pests & Diseases
    None.
    Place of origin
    Himalayas, eastern Asia, Americas, Madagascar.
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Acid / ericaceous loving
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    humus-rich
Leucothoe - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of LEUCOTHOE

LEUCOTHOE fontanesiana 'Rainbow'

LEUCOTHOE fontanesiana 'Rainbow'

Highland doghobble

bright green foliage mottled yellow red & pink

 
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LEUCOTHOE fontanesiana 'Scarletta'

LEUCOTHOE fontanesiana 'Scarletta'

Highland doghobble

more dwarf growing than 'Rainbow' with smaller green leaves which are brilliant red when immature

 
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