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Choisya ternata - 'Aztec Pearl' (Choisya)

Choisya ternata - 'Aztec Pearl' (Choisya)
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Type Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Evergreen, Flowering
Form Upright Taller-Growing Clump
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours White Flowers (Summer early), Medium green Foliage
Care Low/Easy Maintenance - Tough Plant
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Medium Growing Plant
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Choisya ternata Description

This attractive cut leaved evergreen shrub is ideal in a sunny border or as a potted specimen. Citrus scented white blossoms are borne in spring alongside evergreen frond like cut foliage, which is also scented. 1.8m wide x 1.5m

Choisya ternata - Cultivation Notes

This finely cut leafed Choiysa is tender, and should be planted in a sheltered location in full sun. This shrub will flourish in most soils, as long as they are reasonably fertile and well drained.

Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Choisya ternata:

  • Scented blossom
  • All round tough plant suitable for problem areas
  • Evergreen foliage for all year round colour and screening
  • Attractive form or foliage for all year interest

Weaknesses of Choisya ternata

  • Does not tolerate very dry or very wet soils
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Common Missspellings: Choosea, Choisear, Choisia, Choysea, Choiser

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