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botanical name:
Choisya ternata
Choisya ternata © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Mexican Orange Blossom
family:  Rutaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 2.00m
width: 2.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
stem/bark: brown
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -10°C
USDA zone: 8 to 11
Rounded evergreen shrub with dense aromatic foliage. Abundant clusters of scented white flowers in spring with occasional repeat flowering later.

Most reasonably fertile, well drained soils, in full sun or part shade.
May be trimmed to keep size and shape. Adaptable and unfussy.

From semi-ripe cuttings.

Shrub borders, excellent for urban landscape planting

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