Small greenish white flowers hang down from arching stems in May with blue berries later in summer. Foliage turns gold in fall. Plants spread slowly by creeping rhizomes and form large stands.
Callicarpa americana. Photo: Mervin Wallace
Typical Landscape Use
Establishment and Care Instructions
Where Should I Start?
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