Enkianthus campanulatus ‘Showy Lantern’

Showy Lantern Enkianthus

An upright shrub with hanging clusters of bell-shaped cherry red flowers in the late spring. The summer foliage is medium green. Colors in the fall to bright red and oranges. It needs moist, acidic, well-drained soil. The fall color is brightest in full sun, although the plant will tolerate some shade.

  • Common Name: Showy Lantern Enkianthus
  • Height: 8' tall
  • Spread: 5' wide
  • Type: Deciduous
  • Zone: 5 - 9