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Paxistima myrtifolia

Classification

Order: Celastrales
   Family: Celastraceae
            Genus: Paxistima
                        Specie: Paxistima myrtifolia

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 3 ft (1 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained, moist, humus-rich soil in dappled shade

Features: Dark green rounded leaves; tiny red-tinted flowers spring?summer

Uses: Rock gardens Woodland gardens Ground cover

Zones: 6-10

Description: This 3 ft (1 m) shrub is sometimes spreading and almost prostrate due to its suckering habit. It has glossy, dark green, finely toothed, ovate to rounded leaves up to 11?2 in (35 mm) long and bears tiny, cross-shaped, red-tinted flowers in spring and summ

Growth Habit: Spreading suckering habit

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