This is the most beautiful shrub I have ever seen. Although it is supposed to prefer full sun, I had an area shaded from the afternoon sun by an enormous blue spruce pine that needed lightening up and it has done wonderfully. The soil is decent and although the shrub is in a low spot that tends to hold moisture, the shrub has apparently been very happy there. I bought it just two springs ago as a small, scrawny shrub under 2 feet tall. I pruned it a little to shape it when I planted it and then again that fall and last fall as well to encourage it to fill out which it did beautifully. It's now about 5 feet tall and wide and very lush.
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