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Beauty Berry

Callicarpa japonica

Also known as

Japanese Beauty Berry, Japanese Callicarpa

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2m

Max

2m

1.2m

Min

1.2m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

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Beauty Berry Overview

This species is grown for its purple berries which are long-lasting and appear in the autumn. The leaves are light green and sometimes will appear luminous next to plants with darker foliage.

How to propagate Beauty Berry

Cuttings

Propagation is by softwood cuttings in the summer.

Special features of Beauty Berry

Attractive fruits

Other uses of Beauty Berry

Banks, hedging, specimen, ornamental fruits violet purple berries in the autumn.