Plant of the month – Callicarpa bush (beauty berry)
Known as the beauty berry, Callicarpa comes into its own in the autumn as it bears dense clusters of small jewel-like purple blue berries against bare stems, its dark green foliage also puts on a good show in autumn turning golden and red before they fall.
It’s a medium sized shrub and looks god in mixed boarder or planted as a specimen. Its very suitable for small gardens.
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