Emerald Heights Distylium

Emerald Heights Distylium

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Distylium myricoides x racemosum 'Emerald Heights'

Emerald Heights Dystylium is a dense, compact broadleaf evergreen shrub in the witch hazel family.  When mature, it has Red flowers in late January through March.

Great for winter interest. Good companion to other broadleaf evergreens; an alternative to time-honored foundation plants.

Heat, Drought & Extreme Moisture Tolerant                                                  

*Deer & Rabbit Resistant*

Photo courtesy of Piedmont Carolina Nursery in Colfax, NC & Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, NC (336) 857-2131
Ornamental Characteristics
Category Shrub
Foilage Type Broadleaf Evergreen
Height 4' - 6'
Spread 4' - 8'
Shape Upright Reaching , Loosely Rounded 
Primary Foliage Color (Glossy) Dark Green
Seasonal Foilage 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 6b to 9