bright salmon-pink, in the spring but as it matures, it turns a fresh green. It stays like this throughout the summer, but then takes on red, orange and yellow tones before being shed. It’s a showy plant in the garden or can be grown in a pot.
Position: partial shade
Soil: fertile, moist, well-drained neutral to acid soil
Rate of growth: slow-growing
Flowering period: April to May
Hardiness: fully hardy