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Swing Low® Distylium

Common Name: Distylium

Variety: Swing Low® Distylium PP29779

Genus Species: Distylium


Swing Low® bears refined blue-green leaves on horizontal branches. This low growing evergreen is also heat tolerant and has high disease and pest resistance. In addition, Swing Low® is a very adaptable plant that responds well to pruning and grows well in dry soil, wet soil, seasonally flooded areas, and even slopes.

Sun: Full Sun

Water Usage: Average

Hardiness Zone: 7-9

Bloom Time: Late Winter-Early Spring

Mature Size: 2’-3’ H x 4’-6’ W

Prune: Late Winter, after flowering

Fertilize: Slow release granular with even NPK ratio