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Rhaphiolepis x delacourii 'Corleyscourii' SNOWCAP®

Phonetic Spelling
raf-ee-oh-LEP-iss del-ah-KOR-eye
Description

Snowcap® Indian-Hawthorn is a hybrid evergreen shrub that has showy clusters of white flowers in the spring and its leaves turn an attractive burgundy color in the fall and winter.  Plant in the full sun to partial shade.  It is an easy to grow low-maintenance shrub that once established it will be drought tolerant.  With a compact, dome-shaped mounding habit that works well in a shrub border, mass planted as a hedge or screen.

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#evergreen#showy flowers#white flowers#easy to grow#low maintenance#winter interest#glossy leaves#evergreen shrub#fall color red
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#evergreen#showy flowers#white flowers#easy to grow#low maintenance#winter interest#glossy leaves#evergreen shrub#fall color red
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Rhaphiolepis
    Family:
    Rosaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    Bred to be disease resistant.
    Dimensions:
    Height: 3 ft. 0 in. - 4 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 4 ft. 0 in. - 8 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Broadleaf Evergreen
    Habit/Form:
    Dense
    Mounding
    Rounded
    Maintenance:
    Low
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Moist
    Available Space To Plant:
    3 feet-6 feet
    6-feet-12 feet
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    7b, 7a, 8b, 8a, 9b, 9a, 10b, 10a
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Color:
    Black
    Blue
    Fruit Description:
    Blue-black fruits
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Pink
    White
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Flower Description:
    Clusters of pink buds open to pale pink flowers that fade to white.
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Broadleaf Evergreen
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Feel:
    Glossy
    Leaf Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Deciduous Leaf Fall Color:
    Red/Burgundy
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Dark green glossy leaves tern burgundy in the fall with cold weather.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Theme:
    Drought Tolerant Garden
    Winter Garden
    Design Feature:
    Border
    Hedge
    Mass Planting
    Screen/Privacy
    Small groups
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Diseases
    Drought