About J. Berry Nursery: “J. Berry Nursery is committed to “Discovering and Delivering Great Plants.” The company’s extensive trialing process ensures all new plant genetics introduced outperform the competition in production, at retail, and for the customer.”

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Hibiscus rosa sinensis ‘C335-3’ PPAF

Common name: Runway Beauty™

Trademark: Hollywood™ Hibiscus Runway Beauty™ PPAF

Introduced by: J. Berry Nursery

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zone 9
  • Ornamental features: Runway Beauty features multiday-lasting ruffled, deep pink blooms with white edges; compact habit, dark green foliage and outstanding bud and bloom counts steal every show
  • Habit and growth rate: Compact; 4’ tall by 4’ wide
  • Culture: Full sun; deep soil moist, not saturated; perfect for containers or landscape
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: Exceptional resistance to bacterial leaf spot
  • Availability: Liners

Lagerstroemia hybrid ‘Ruby Prince’ PPAF

Common name: Ruby Prince™ crapemyrtle

Trademark: Emerald Empire™ Ruby Prince™ PPAF

Introduced by: J. Berry Nursery

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zone 6
  • Ornamental features: Emerald Empire™ crapemyrtles are a regal new collection; debut selection Ruby Prince has a weeping habit; deep green foliage draped with dramatic, dark pink blooms
  • Habit and growth rate: Compact; 3.5’ tall by 2.5’ wide
  • Culture: Full sun; drought tolerant once established
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: Exceptional resistance to powdery mildew and cercospora leaf spot
  • Availability: Liners; 8-inch and 3-gallon containers

Lagerstroemia indica ‘BRS’ PPAF

Common name: Garnet Queen™ crapemyrtle

Trademark: Emerald Empire™ Garnet Queen™ PPAF

Introduced by: J. Berry Nursery

  • USDA hardiness zone: Zone 6
  • Ornamental features: Emerald Empire™ crapemyrtles are a regal new collection; Garnet Queen features dark burgundy stems; stunning, deep red blooms; rich green foliage highlighted with dark venation
  • Habit and growth rate: 10 to 12’ tall by 8’ wide
  • Culture: Full sun; drought tolerant once established
  • Pest/disease problems/unique resistance: Exceptional resistance to powdery mildew and cercospora leaf spot
  • Availability: Liners; 8-inch and 3-gallon containers