Leiophyllum buxifolium (Bergius) Elliott
Ericaceae
Leiophyllum buxifolium (33997 bytes)
An evergreen dwarf shrub, until to 30 cm high, with rounded, compact habit. Leaves opposite or alternate, box-like. Producing in May and June clusters of small, white flowers, which are pink in bud. Fruits ovate, 3 mm long. Needs soil like Rhododendron. This attractive dwarf shrub is hardy.

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Cultivated: Germany

Author: Ulrich Herzog

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