Leucothoe axillaris 'Margie Jenkins'

Margie Jenkins Coast Leucothoe, Dog-hobble

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Slower than L. fontanesiana
Mature Height - 2-6'
Mature Width - 3-9'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Blooms on 1-2 ½" long axillary, racemes hanging down
Fruit -
Leaf -
Fall Color -
Bark -
Other Features - Zigzagged spreading branches. When compared to L. fontanesiana, L. axillaris is shorter and broader, has fewer flowers, smaller growth habit, and somewhat twisted and curved new leaves and stems.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements -
Native Habitat - Virginia to Florida and Mississippi in lowland areas
Diseases and Insects -
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
-not currently in our collection-

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Leucothoe.
- Other plants of the family Ericaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Leucothoe.
- Other plants of the species Leucothoe axillaris.