• Place of origin: Himalayas, China, Japan.
  • Description: Three species of shrubs exist which can grow up to 3 feet. Live for 100 years! Leaves maybe green to purple and the strap shaped petals maybe white to red and pink.
  • Grow best: In sun and any well-draining soil.
  • Use: Out doors as hedges, or  can be pruned to tree shapes.