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botanical name:
Choisya x dewitteana 'Aztec Pearl'
Choisya x dewitteana 'Aztec Pearl' © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Mexican Orange Blossom.
synonyms:  Choisya 'Aztec Pearl'
family:  Rutaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 1.50m
width: 1.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -12°C
USDA zone: 8 to 11
description:
Excellent hybrid of compact habit with narrow finger-like leaves. Pink buds opening to fragrant white flowers, in spring and often again in late summer.

cultivation:
Most reasonably fertile, well drained soils, in full sun or a little shade.

propagation:
From semi-ripe cuttings.

other notes:
Hybrid of Choisya arizonica x Choisya ternata, raised by Peter Moore, Hilliers Nursery, in 1982.

RHS AGM

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