Disclosure : This site contains affiliate links to products. We may receive a commission for purchases made through these links.

Leucothoe walteri Firestar – New Variegated Gold and Red Evergreen

WINTER SALE – Usually 12.97, today just ฃ7.97 – Save ฃ5Easy to grow and provides excellent ground cover, this brand new Leucothoe, aptly named Firestar will provide colour all year, particularly from Winter into Spring. Highly unusual gold edged leaves provide excellent visual attractiveness all year round, before the flush to Red as the temperatures fall. Compact and bushy with a low spreading growing habit, it is ideal for container planting in Winter, and also superb for ground cover when planted en-masse. A very unusual and intriguing evergreen shrub, Leucothoe ‘Firestar’ is will be a highly sought after plant, due to it’s unique foliage.When they first shoot, young leaves are a glossy red colour with white border before maturing to a glossy green and gold for Summer. As Winter comes and the cold weather approaches, this fantastic shrub actually changes its colour back to red and remains so until Spring arrives and new shoots appear. It can also bloom with small