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botanical name:
Itea ilicifolia
Itea ilicifolia © Deeproot Plant Base
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family:  Grossulariaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: arching
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: light green
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -10°C
USDA zone: 8 to 8
Bushy evergreen shrub with lax arching stems. Dark green glossy leaves. Long pendulous, catkin-like racemes of yellowish-green flowers in late summer. Very effective when trained as wall shrub.

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