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General Needs

  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Chalky

Description

Carpenteria genus. This genus consists of one species of evergreen, summer-flowering shrub, which is cultivated for its flowers and foliage.

Characteristics

Semi-evergreens, Fragrants

Origin

California

Interest and use

Grown for its flowers and foliage. Good climber. Suitable for coastal conditions.

Cultivation

They are frost hardy and will grow well against a south or west facing wall. They will prefer full sun and a fairly moist but well drained soil.

Propagation

You can propagate by greenwood cuttings in the summer or by seeds in the autumn.

Pests, diseases or disorders

Red spider mites.

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