Swing Low® Distylium

Distylium 'PIIDIST-VI' PP29,779

A low growing evergreen, this plant makes a perfect groundcover, adaptable for a variety of landscape applications. Dense, blue-green leaves arranged on horizontal branching respond well to pruning and are disease and insect resistant.

  • Height

    Up to 3'

  • Width

    4-8'

  • Exposure

    Full Sun to Part Shade

  • Hardiness Zone

    7-9

  • Heat Zone

    9

  • Shape

    Spreading

  • Flower Color

    Dark Red

  • Foliage

    Blue

Bonus Attributes

  • Deer Resistant

    Deer Resistant

  • Drought Tolerant

    Drought Tolerant

  • Good in Damp Soil

    Good in Damp Soil

Caring Tips

  • pruning

    Late Winter After Flower

  • watering

    Medium

  • fertilizing

    BalancedNPK

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Know your zone

Zone Hardiness Map

The colored areas show where this plant thrives. Knowing this will help you select the most appropriate plants for your zone.