Coppertone™ Distylium

Distylium 'PIIDIST-III' PP25,304

Coppertone™ is a mid-sized spreading to rounded evergreen with coppery-red new foliage that matures to blue-green. A member of the witch hazel family, it produces petite red flowers that appear in the winter. This adaptable plant grows in full sun or part shade, tolerates drought, heat and wet soil. It also displays exceptional resistance to disease and insects. Distylium is a good alternative for boxwood, cherry laurel, holly and juniper in foundation plantings or anywhere you want low maintenance evergreen shrubs.
  • Plant Height Height3-4'

  • Plant Width Width4-5'

  • Plant Exposure Exposure

  • Plant Hardiness Zone Zone 7-9

Additional Attributes

Foliage

Blue-green

Growing Tips

  • Pruning PruningLate winter after flower
  • Watering WateringMedium
  • Fertilizing FertilizingBalanced NPK