The Chinese fringe bush or Loropetalum is an evergreen, broad-leaf, multi-stemmed shrub that grows 6-10ft tall and wide in a round habit. Oval, dark green to dark purple leaves (2.5” long) with a fuzzy underside have asymmetrical bases. The new growth is brown fuzzy shoots. Flowers are slightly aromatic, downward drooping, fringe style; flowers bloom profusely in clusters in late March through April and periodically blooming throughout the summer. Flowers can be white or pink.