VITEX

Another shrub with a rich history of uses in medicine, proven or otherwise.

A proven attractor of butterflies.

Widespread genus of 250 species of deciduous or evergreen trees and shrubs occuring mainly in tropical regions, often in woodland or dried-up river beds.

  • Deciduous
    And evergreen trees and shrubs
  • Full sun
    Shelter from cold drying winds in frosty areas
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for their elegant foliage and tubular, 2-lipped flowers.
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    Tropical regions
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Butterfly friendly

Buy Varieties of VITEX

VITEX agnus-castus

VITEX agnus-castus

Chaste tree, Monk's pepper tree

attractive spreading aromatic shrub with fragrant violet flowers in slender racemes at the end of the summer

 
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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