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botanical name:
Zenobia pulverulenta
Zenobia pulverulenta © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Dusty Zenobia, Honeycup
synonyms:  Zenobia cassinefolia
family:  Ericaceae
characteristics: shrub, semi-evergreen, scented/aromatic
height: 1.50m
width: 1.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: arching
leaf colour: blue-green
flower colour: white
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil
preferred soil pH: acid
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Suckering deciduous or semi-evergreen shrub with arching branches and alternate, dusty bluish-green leaves. Small, fragrant white flowers in spring, which look like large lily-of-the-valley flowers.

Moist, humus-rich, lime-free soil in full sun or part shade.

From seed or by cuttings.

other notes:
Native to the southeastern parts of the USA, usually found in damp and boggy areas.

pronounced: zen-OW-be-a pul-ver-yu-LEN-ta
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