|Foliage:||emerges deep wine-red and matures to near black, turning orange red in Autumn|
|Flowers:||white - pink, VI|
Sun - partial shade, moist - medium moist, medium rich soil. Will fade to green when grown in shade.
It is recommended to prune young plants multiple times in a season to encourages young growth with the best colour. After that prune as needed. Prune twice if grown entirely for foliage effect (as formal hedge) or once to let it flower - after flowering (VI end - VIII beginning). Can be trimmed as hedge for containing the overall size, as solitaire for shape - globe-shaped,...