Blue Cascade Distylium

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Distylium myricoides x racemosum 'Blue Cascade'

Blue Cascade Dystylium, bred by Professor Michael A. Dirr at the University of Georgia, is a dense compact growing broadleaf evergreen. Reddish-maroon flowers appear in late January through March.  An alternative to time-honored foundation plants.

*Heat, Drought & Extreme Moisture Tolerance &  Deer Resistant*        

Photo courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery & Hibernia Nursery in Webster, Florida

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
Foliage Type Broadleaf Evergreen
Height 2' - 4'
Spread 2' - 4'
Shape Upright, Rounded form
Primary Foliage Color (Glossy) Dark Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Bronze
Flowering Season Winter
Flower Color Red
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences
Average: Ensure planting area provides adequate drainage
Cold Hardiness Zone 7