Shrubs

Gardening Guide

Shrubs

Dwarf Pink Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis indica
Evergreen shrub that produces deep rosy pink flowers in spring then intermittently throughout summer. Deep green leaves. Winter foliage turns bronze-red.

3-4' tall x 3-4' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Eleanor Taber™ Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis indica ‘Conor’
Outstanding, compact, mounding shrub with slender, leathery lance-shaped green foliage. Pink star-shaped flowers in early spring. Great in foundation plantings. Disease resistant.

3-4' tall x 3-4' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Georgia Petite Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis x delacourii ‘Georgia Petite’
An improved form with strong disease resistance and dense growth habit. Dark green, evergreen foliage. Numerous white flowers emerge from pink buds in spring. Dark blue berries in summer.

2-3' tall x 3-4' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Majestic Beauty® Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis x ‘Montic’
Easy to grow evergreen shrub produces huge clusters of fragrant, pearl-pink flowers in spring. Beautiful upright, wide spreading evergreen.

8-10' tall x 6-8' wide

Full sun

Zone 6 / Hardy to 0ºF

Dwarf Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis umbellata ‘Minor’
Dwarf, mounded plant is covered with shiny dark green foliage which is an excellent background for small fragrant, white flowers that appear in spring. Especially useful in foundation plantings.

4-5' tall x 4-5' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Pink Lady Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis indica ‘Pink Lady’
Clusters of pink flowers in late spring on a compact evergreen shrub with a compact, rounded growth habit. Blue-black fruit follows and persists into winter.

4-6' tall x 4-6' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Pinkie Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis indica ‘Pinkie’
Very tight compact evergreen with delightful clusters of pink flowers in spring. Excellent as a low informal hedge or accent. New leaves often add to color range with tones of bronze and red.

3' tall x 3' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Snow White Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis indica ‘Snow White’
This compact, spreading selection bears white flowers early spring to early summer. Blue-black berries add winter interest. Bred for resistance to leaf spot. Excellent choice for foundation or mass plantings.

4' tall x 4' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Snowcap® Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis x delacourii ‘Corleyscourii’ PP15544
Compact, mounded evergreen shrub with dark green foliage that turns burgundy-red with the onset of cooler temperatures. Pink buds open to pale pink flowers that eventually fade to white.

4' tall x 4' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF

Southern Moon® Indian Hawthorn

Rhaphiolepis umbellata ‘RutRhaph1’ PP20730
A new selection that features strong disease resistance and a compact, mounding habit. White flowers appear in spring just before the new flush of foliage appears. Leaves are glossy, deep green and wavy.

5-6' tall x 6-8' wide

Full sun

Zone 7 / Hardy to 10ºF