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Order: Ericales
   Family: Ericaceae
            Genus: Leiophyllum
                        Specie: buxifolium

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 2-12 in (5-30 cm)

Cultivation: Moist, humus-rich, well-drained soil

Features: Dark green leaves; white or pink starry flowers spring?autumn

Uses: Shrub borders Containers Rock gardens

Zones: 5-9

Description: This low or prostrate shrub usually grows 2?12 in (5?30 cm) tall. It has very small, leathery, dark green leaves. Tiny starry flowers of white or pale pink are borne in dense terminal clusters from late spring to early summer. In autumn the foliage takes

Growth Habit: Low prostrate habit


Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Growth: Low-growing shrub usually under 0.5 m (1.5 feet) tall, never exceeding 1 meter (3 feet) tall at maturity.

Duration: Perennial

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