Loropetalum chinense var. rubrum 'Hines Purple Leaf' (Pizzazz™ Plum Delight™)

Hines Purple Leaf Chinese Fringeflower, (Plum Delight™, Pizzazz™)




Family: Hamamelidaceae

Genus: Loropetalum

Parent: Loropetalum chinense var. rubrum

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Zones: 7 to 9

Size: 6 to 8' tall and wide

Growth Rate: Fast

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade


Bright pink flowers. Upright branching but relatively tight. Purple foliage with some reversion to green.


Also known as Pizzazz™ and Plum Delight™

Other Cultivars: 

My Experience: 

I purchased 3 1-gallon plants from Laymans in September 2008 and planted them in front of the laundry and closet windows in the 'Front Foundation Hedge' in summer 2009. They have grown steadily and more than doubled in height and width in two summers.

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