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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  >

Commonly known as: Chaste tree, Monk's pepper tree.
attractive spreading aromatic shrub with fragrant violet flowers in slender racemes at the end of the summer
£16.00 each
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

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