Deciduous shrub, blooms in spring with beautiful white flowers. Its leaves have a very marked green nerve, which changes to purple red in autumn.
Outdoor, in full sun throughout the year.
Abundantly in summer, and moderately in winter.
Spring and autumn.
Every 2 to 3 years, in spring.
100% Akadama, or mixed with a 20% of volcanic gravel.
Pruning and pinching
Throughout the growing season.
When the new shoots have grown to 6 to 8 leaves, cut down to 2 leaves. The defoliation can be total or partial, by pinching the terminal bud.
Throughout the year, better in spring.
Although it adapts to all types of soil texture, it prefers deep, fertile and not very dry soils. It shows a beautiful autumnal chromatic change.