Callicarpa americana
Beautyberry
 
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Optimal Light:Partial shade image
Light Range:Partial shade to full shade image
Soil Moisture:High soil moisture image
Wildlife:Bird image 
Native:Yes
Drought Tolerance:High
Perennial:N/A
Invasive Status:N/A
Comments: 
purple/light purple flowers in spring-fall; attracts wildlife; small purplish fruits eaten by some birds in late winter; cut fruiting branches are used in flower arrangements
Growth Rate:Medium
Mature Height:6 - 8 ft.
Mature Spread:6 - 8 ft.
Soil Texture:Any
Soil pH:Acidic, Slightly acidic, Slightly alkaline
Salt Tolerance:Low to None
Hardiness Zone:8-10
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