LEYCESTERIA formosa

This pheasant berry has green leaves. The summer flowers of LEYCESTERIA formosa become at the end of summer purple grapes filled with fruits. Pheasants like them.

Size Price
50-60 cm, 7.5 liter pot 38,90 € Delivery: please ask

PLANTING and CULTIVATION of LEYCESTERIA formosa (pheasant berry, flowering nutmeg)

In order to discover more about LEYCESTERIA formosa and choose the right place, here some more technical details to respect (If several options are indicated for the same caracteristic, each of them is possible. For example: "full sun (from 12 to 5 pm min.), half-shade (no sun from 12 to 5 pm)" -> Then you can put the plant into full sun or half-shade!):


HEIGHT : 1,50 - 2,00 m
PLACE : full sun (from noon until 5 p.m. minimum), half shade (no sun from noon until 5 p.m.), shade (no direct sunlight)
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SPRING : foliage
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SUMMER : flowers
SPECIAL INTEREST IN AUTOMN : fruits
SPECIAL INTEREST IN WINTER : shape
FLOWER COLOR : purple
FLOWERING PERIOD : summer
FRUIT COLOR : purple
FOLIAGE COLOR : green
KIND OF FOLIAGE : semi-evergreen
BARK COLOR : green
WHERE TO PLANT : hedge, bedding
NEED OF HUMIDITY : dry, mean, humid
RESISTANCE : hardy under -20°C
NATURE OF SOIL : light, normal, heavy
PH RECOMMANDED : acid (< 6,5), neutral (> 6,5 et < 7,5), calcareous (> 7,5)
SHAPE : oval, shrub like
PRUNING PERIOD : march, april
SPECIALITY : melliferous

The height shown corresponds for trees and shrubs to that after 10 years (under normal planting conditions and with adequate watering of the plant). Please call us or send us a message, if you want more information. We will be pleased to help you.