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botanical name:
Chionanthus virginicus
Chionanthus virginicus © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Fringe tree
family:  Calycanthaceae
characteristics: shrub, scented/aromatic
height: 2.40m
width: 2.40m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: purple
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Wispy, fragrant white flowers droop from the branches.

Flowering is best after hot summers. Needs moist acid soil in sun.

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