Callicarpa bodinieri var. giraldi ‘Profusion’

Plant of the month: November

At this time of year it has lustrous bright purple berries, it has lost its leaves as it is deciduous, but who needs leaves when you produce berries in such abundance.  The berries are produced most readily following a hot summer and if planted in groups.  It gets to 3 meters in height and is hardy in this country.