JAZZ HANDS MINI® Chinese Fringe-flower

Zone: 7b, 8, 9 Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun Height: 1' Width/Spread: 3'

This very dwarf Loropetalum makes a distinctive groundcover or mass planting. The showy pink flowers contrast with the dark, rich foliage. It is a wonderful little plant for the front of the border or a container garden. Once established, these easy-to-grow plants will tolerate some drought.

Why grow Jazz Hands Mini Chinese fringe-flower?

  • Stately burgundy black foliage
  • Vibrant fuchsia flowers
  • Super dwarf habit


Light: Will grow in full to part sun conditions.

Soil: Needs moist acidic soil to give its best show. Will not be quite as handsome in other pH’s or dry conditions.

Water: Requires regular water.

Fertilizing: Uses a lot of nutrients each year, so be sure to fertilize in the spring and again in the summer.

Pruning: Doesn’t really need pruning, but if you’d like to do so you can get to the task after it flowers in the spring. Pruning at any other time will result in a less abundant flower show.

Other: It is hardy to USDA Zone 7b; site in a protected area in the northern part of its growing zone.

Botanical Name

Loropetalum chinense 'Beni Hime' PP#27, 752


7b, 8, 9

Flower Color


Foliage Color







Full Sun, Part Sun


Acidic, Moist

Season of Interest

Spring, Summer


Containers, Edging, Low Hedges


Deer resistant, Evergreen, Foliage interest, Heat tolerant

Blooms on

Old wood


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