Margie Jenkins Coast Leucothoe, Dog-hobble
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - Slower than L. fontanesianaMature Height - 2-6'Mature Width - 3-9'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Blooms on 1-2 ½" long axillary, racemes hanging downFruit - 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 areasDiseases and Insects - Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
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.