About purple beautyberry
Purple beautyberry is a small, compact, deciduous, woody shrub with showy, ornamental fruits that may last long after the shrub has dropped its leaves for winter. It is a native of China, Japan, Korea, and Vietnam. It has been introduced in the United States and Taiwan, but it's not widely available. It's easy to grow and low maintenance, 2 to 4 feet tall and prefers full sun.
Also known as
purple beautyberry and early amethyst
How to care for purple beautyberry
purple beautyberry needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot located in Edmond, Oklahoma.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
November 29th, 2021
Sunlight intensity as measured by “net radiation” in Edmond is currently low 📉.
The availability of high quality sunlight in your home impacts ability for plants to thrive and is key in determinin…
November 25th, 2021
Edmond is trending towards lower sunlight intensity!
The amount of sunlight in Edmond is expected to decrease by 26.7% over the next 2 weeks to an average of 8.9 megajoules of energy per m2 per da…
November 30th, 2021
This month, Edmond is getting an average of 9.5 hours of clear sky sunlight per day.
Hours of daylight will decrease by 9% over the next two weeks. Your plants will get 9.6 total hours of daylight…
purple beautyberry love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to ensure it receives enough light to survive during this time of reduced sunlight intensity in Edmond, Oklahoma ⛅.
purple beautyberry does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your purple beautyberry after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.