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Genus of 10 species of evergreen shrubs and small trees from South America often found at woodland margins and lakesides.
Pests & Diseases - none.
Place of Origin - South America.
Evergreen - shrubs and small trees
Tall Shrub - simple, toothed or entire leaves in pairs, usually of different sizes. Flowers are fragrant, without petals, with showy stamens.
Scented flowers - vanilla-scented.
Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus- rich.