American Beautyberry

This item will be released January 1, 2021.

Callicarpa americana
Available January 1st, 2021
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This attractive, highly adaptable deciduous shrub provides foliage that deer will browse during the summer along with masses of purple berries along the stems which begin ripening in August and are retained on the plant after its leaves well into fall and even early winter in warmer zones, providing a late season food source for both deer and turkey. Native to much of the southeastern US, it is tolerant of full sun to medium shade, it fruits heaviest in brighter conditions. Quite drought tolerant once established and perfectly happy in any soil type from alkaline to acidic as long as the site is reasonably well-drained.
Common Name American Beautyberry
Scientific Name Callicarpa americana
Wildlife Value Cover, Browse, Fruit
Fruiting Requirements Self-fertile
Fruiting Time Late summer to winter
Size 5G

Zones

Vegetation Zone 6-10 Green
USA Zone 6 - 10
Exposure Full Sun to Medium Shade
Drought Tolerance Once Established Med

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