SCHIMA

Genus of 10-15 species of evergreen trees and shrubs in the tea family with attractive, spirally arranged leaves and fragrant flowers.

Further Reading....

  • Evergreen
  • Tree
    Or tall shrub.
  • Will grow outside in milder locations This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here.
  • Full sun
    With midday shade. Shelter from cold, drying winds.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features
    Good to know - grown for its foliage form and camellia-like flowers.
  • Pests & Diseases
    none.
  • Place of origin
    southwestern China, eastern Himalayas to southeastern Asia.
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
  • Neutral to acid soil

Buy Varieties of SCHIMA

SCHIMA argentea

SCHIMA argentea

The hardiest species with large white flowers with yellow stamens

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
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Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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