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Genus of one species of spreading deciduous or semi-evergreen shrub occuring in moist, sandy places and bogs.

Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - shrub
  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well. - shrub
  • Full sun - sheltered site
  • Partial shade - plant in shade if soil dries out in summer.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - grown for the bell-shaped fragrant flowers.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - southeastern USA
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving - - moist and humus rich
Zenobia - Growing Guide

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ZENOBIA pulverulenta

ZENOBIA pulverulenta  >

Commonly known as: Honeycup.
Beautiful small deciduous or semi-evergreen shrub. White bell-shaped flowers resembling a large 'lily of the valley' are aniseed scented and appear in clusters in June-July. New leaves have a conspicuous glaucous appearance
£25.00 each

ZENOBIA pulverulenta 'Blue Sky'

ZENOBIA pulverulenta 'Blue Sky'  >

Commonly known as: Honeycup.
An improved form with intense blue new growth and leaves which appear alongside large white flowers
£30.00 each

ZENOBIA pulverulenta 'Raspberry Ripple'

ZENOBIA pulverulenta 'Raspberry Ripple'  >

Commonly known as: Honeycup.
White flowers are edged and striped with red. A most unusual and attractive plant
£30.00 each

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