Disanthus cercidifolius Disanthus


Description: Medium-sized deciduous shrub with wide-spreading branches and large, rounded, heart-shaped blue-green leaves turning deep crimson, purple and orange in autumn. Tiny red-purple flowers are seen in October. Does best in rich, acidic soils positioned in dappled shade away from drying winds.

Height and Spread (after 10 years): 1.5m x 1.5


  • Leaf colour: Green
  • Interesting foliage
  • S Size: Small
  • Prefers acid soil
  • Needs well-draining site
  • Autumn colour

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