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botanical name:
Callicarpa japonica
Callicarpa japonica © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Beauty Berry
family:  Verbenaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 1.80m
width: 1.80m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: violet
fruit colour: lilac
stem/bark: brown
main season: Autumn
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Small to medium sized deciduous shrub wit h oval leaves and clusters of small pale-pink flowers in midsummer, followed by numerous small pinkish-violet berries in autumn.

Well drained soil in full sun.
If required, prune in early spring.

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