American Beautyberry Details

American Beautyberry

  • Botanical Name: Callicarpa americana
  • Plant Type: Shrub
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade, Full Shade
  • Water Demand: Low, Medium
  • Landscape Use: Focal Point/Specimen Plant, Salt Tolerant, Border - Mixed
  • Ornamental Value: Purple and White Berries
  • Native/Adapted: Native
  • Wildlife Value: Birds
  • Season: Summer
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Deciduous
  • Plant Form: Upright, Weeping
  • Plant Spread: 5'-8'
  • Plant Height: 4'-8'


Beautiful purple berries in fall and winter. White-berried variety also available.

Shrub Care Guide

American Beautyberry Photos