Genus of evergreen and deciduous shrubs and trees that take their name from the Greek words for beauty "callos" and fruit "karpos", because of their decorative fruits.
Latin name: Callicarpa bodinieri "Giraldii"
They grow in full sun or partial shade, in fertile soils.
Easily propagated by cuttings year round.
No disease problems.
Deciduous shrub with purple flowers in summer and small, glossy, spherical purple fruits in autumn.