Grow this beautiful shrub yourself from seed! Absolutely gorgeous large flowering deciduous shrub. Arching vase like habit, very showy pink bell shaped flowers with yellow throat are borne in vast profusion in early spring. The foliage looks great all season long, dark green in spring and summer, turning a colorful reddish to yellow in the fall. This shrub will grow approximately 6-10 feet tall and looks great alone as a specimen plant or grown massed in groups. Beautybush transplants easily, does best in full sun to part shade and has no serious diseases or pests.
Hardy zone 4-11
Cold stratify for 3 months. After stratification sow 1/4 inch deep in sterilized gardening soil and place container at about 70 degrees. Some seeds may germinate within a few days, but germination tends to be sporadic and may occur over an extended period of time. Keep soil moist at all time. After germination seedlings need bright light and cool enviroment. Alternatively seeds can be fall sown for germination in spring.