Beautyberry, French Mulberry, Belleza americana
Southeastern U.S.; a Texas native, generally east of Bexar County.
- Full Shade
- Part Sun/Shade
About This Plant
Shade/part shade; deciduous, dropping leaves in winter. A perennial native Texas shrub with brilliant purple berry clusters in fall. It grows in the shaded forest understory around cedar elm, yaupon holly and Turk’s cap.
Prune to shape as needed. The leaves may flag/wilt in afternoon sunlight when planted in hot, exposed locations.
3-5' H, 3-5' W
Full Shade, Part Sun/Shade