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Leucothoe axillaris

Coast Leucothoe
Zone: 10a, 10b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
Exposure: Part Shade
Height: Minimum 2 feet , Maximum 4 feet
Width: Minimum 3 feet , Maximum 6 feet
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A compact, spreading evergreen that thrives in shade. It has glossy dark green leaves that take on purplish tints in winter. White flowers, borne in 2" clusters, appear in the leaf axils in midspring. Best in partial to quite dense shade and evenly moist soil.
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Submitted by Ref: on 11/8/2012 4:23 PM

Native to eastern North America. Evergreen shrub grows 4-5' high and 1½ times that in width. Lustrous dark green leaves with axillary racemes of white flowers, suspended on arching stems, 1-2½" long in April and May.


Submitted by Ref: on 11/8/2012 4:23 PM

An attractive low shrub with arching branches of lustrous dark-green leaves which turn deep red in winter; urn-shaped white flowers. PSh/Med


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6 Nurseries Carry This Plant:

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Name City/State Email Phone Prod Type Availability
Alpha Nursery Inc. Salem, OR Email now 503-390-1286 Container: X
Blue Heron Farm Corvallis, OR Email now 541-754-4224 Container: 2
Obersinner Nursery Inc. Silverton, OR Email now 503-873-4004 Container: X
Sidhu & Sons Nursery Ltd. Mission, BC Email now 604-826-3537 Container: X Liner: X
Simnitt Nursery Canby, OR Email now 503-266-9640 Container: 3
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  • Sobella Nursery Damascus, OR Email now 503-454-0789 Container: X