Leucothoe A Burning Love is a popular shrub that is grown for its marvelous foliage.
It is a small, low-growing, evergreen shrub ideal for containers or as ground-cover under other shrubs.
This shrub has long, narrow, pointed, glossy leaves which emerge rich burgundy-red, turning green in summer and then purple or scarlet in late autumn and winter.
Insignificant white flowers appear in summer. An easy shrub that is best left unpruned and needs acid soil or ericeous compost.
Flowers in Spring. Grows well in partial shade. Minimal pruning required.