Callicarpa americana, American beautyberry 12-18"

Callicarpa americana, American beautyberry    12-18"
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  • Item #: S24
  • Attractive berries :
  • Attractive Flowers:
  • Average - Dry soil:
  • Average to moist soil:
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  • Beneficial Insects:
  • Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture:
  • Drought Tolerant:
  • Dry-Moist Soil:
  • FACU - Usually occur in non-wetlands, but may occur in wetlands:
  • Four Season Interest:
  • Full - Part Sun (6+ hours of sun):
  • Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay:
  • Moist Soil:
  • Native to Coastal Regions:
  • Sandy soil, coarse texture:
  • Shrub:
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  • Threatened / Endangered:
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  • Full Sun:
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Botanic Name (s):        Callicarpa americana    

Common Name(s):       American beautyberry, French mulberry

Mature height :6'

Mature spread:6'

Flower Color/ Bloom Time :       White / July-August                                           

Fruit:         purple berry / September-March                             

Fall Color:Yellow

Sun Exposure:  Full Sun     Part Sun    

Soil moisture:    Dry   Average    Moist   

Soil Ph:4.8-7

Soil Type: Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture        

Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay                           

Organic soil- high level of decayed leaves, bark              

Sandy soil, coarse texture                                                                                          

Native Habitat:      Found in woods, moist thickets, wet slopes, low rich bottomlands, and at the edges of swamps in the Piney Woods, Post Oak Woods, Blackland woodlands, and coastal woodlands. Moist woods; coastal plains; swamp edges, bottomlands 

Notes:      The seeds and berries are important foods for many species of birds, particularly the Northern Bobwhite. 

Average Wildlife Value:     Beneficial Insects          Butterflies    SongbirdsSmall Mammals    

FACU - Usually occur in non-wetlands, but may occur in wetlands                                                                  

Native to Coastal Regions                                                                                      

Threatened / Endangered:         Maryland     

Native Shrub