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Leycesteria Jealousy

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Leycesteria formosa

Common Name: Himalayan Honeysuckle

Hardiness Zone: 7a - 7b

Hardiness Degree: 0°F (-17.8°C)

Blooming Season: Late Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Frost Tolerant, Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a week

Spacing: 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm)

Height: 36 - 60" (91 - 152cm)

Width: 26 - 38" (66 - 97cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun

General Information: Jealousy offers all-season interest in the landscape – some blooms appear in July; cooler conditions bring maroon highlights to the foliage and flowers in the Summer; and purple fruits appear in Autumn. It pairs well with other vigorous items in large containers and performs well in wetlands.

Grower Information:

Supplied as easy-to-sow multi-seed pellets.
The bright chartreuse foliage and big, bushy shape are sure to make this dramatic accent plant the envy of every garden! Jealousy offers all-season interest in the landscape – some blooms appear in July; cooler conditions bring maroon highlights to the foliage and flowers in the Summer; and purple fruits appear in Autumn. This versatile, eye-catching Fantastic Foliage variety can be marketed and used as an annual, perennial or shrub, adding to the sales opportunities. It pairs well with other vigorous items in large containers and performs well in wetlands.