Rhaphiolepis indica ‘Ballerina’
Ballerina Indian Hawthorn
Mature Height: 2-3 feet
Mature Width: 3-4 feet
USDA Hardiness Zone Range: 8 to 10
Water Requirements: Low Water
Shade Requirements: Full Sun, Partial Shade
This is a stunning low evergreen shrub that blooms profusely in late winter to early spring. It features rose pink flowers that produce small dark berries. It is an outstanding choice for low maintenance gardens, with a neat, compact habit that seldom needs pruning. Ballerina Indian Hawthorn is heat and drought tolerant when established. It is accompanied by durable foliage that resists damage from wind and pollution.