Unmistakeable clusters of red flowers top the ‘brushes’ of this biennial native in spring and summer. The color is actually leafy bracts which last longer than flower petals. Not available in plant form. Seed only.
Callicarpa americana. Photo: Mervin Wallace
Typical Landscape Use
Establishment and Care Instructions
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