Flower Database

Purple Beautyberry

Basic information
Flower Name
Purple Beautyberry
Formal Name
Callicarpa dichotoma
Alias
小紫, 小式部, Purple Beautyberry, Early Amethyst
Habitat
Japan, Taiwan, Viet Nam, China
Morph
Deciduous shrub
Comment
Purple Beautyberry , Early Amethyst, or Komurasaki, scientific name:Callicarpa dichotoma , is native to Japan, Taiwan, Viet Nam, China, and a deciduous shrub of the Department Lamiaceae ,of the genus Callicarpa. Small round purple fruits give many branches to fall to purple flowers bloom in early summer. Fruit colored towards the ends of the branches stem from seems to be a favorite of birds. Green leaves on half serrated, with opposite leaves. Freyer's Purple Emperor-like flowers in the same Department of Japanese beautyberry (scientific name: Callicarpa japonica, and commonly Murasaki Shikibu). There are usually seen in the home garden, is called the Japanese beautyberry, actually.they are, Purple Beautyberry.
Common name: Purple Beautyberry , Early Amethyst , or Komurasaki, scientific name: Callicarpa dichotoma, Another name : Early Amethyst , or Komurasaki, , origin: Japan , Taiwan, Viet Nam, China, height: 200-300 cm, flower diameter:0.5cm, flowering period: June-August, fruiting period: September-December, flower color: mauve, fruit color: purple, fruit diameter:0.35cm.
Detailed information
Order
Lamiales
Family
Lamiaceae
Genus
Callicarpa
Species
C. dichotoma
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
Cylinder
Leaf type
Elliptic
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden
Color
Violet
Season
Jun Jul Aug
Height
200  ~ 300  [cm]
Diameter
0.4  ~ 0.6