Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Mature Size: 10′ H X 8′ W
Bloom Time: Early Summer
Description: A most impressive garden shrub with deep dark burgundy foliage, soft pink flowers look stunning against it in summer and then give way to dark fruits that are loved by the birds; will tolerate a wide range of soils; great for shrub borders or screens.
Ornamental Features: Showy clusters of fragrant shell pink flowers, which emerge from distinctive crimson flower buds. Burgundy foliage. Deep purple fruits in early fall.
Landscape Attributes: Multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Best pruned in late winter. Good choice for attracting birds.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)