Evergreen. 4 ft x 4 ft. Sun to Part Shade.
New growth in the spring is a ruby red darkening to deep purple by autumn. Pink flowers appear in spring, bright fringe against the dark foliage. Can be left to grow open with branches loose on the shrub or hedged for a tidier look. Can handle sunny conditions as well as some shade. Great evergreen foundation plant. Needs deep watering at least once a week.