Leucothoe

These excellent broadleaf evergreen shrubs are good for underplanting rhododendrons as they like the same soil conditions (peaty soil that is moist, but well drained) and because they tolerate a good bit of shade. Protect from winter winds to increase their hardiness.

Varieties
Leucothoe axillaris

axillaris

Leucothoe fontanesiana 'Rainbow'

fontanesiana 'Rainbow'