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Last updated 14/05/20 10:00.
Commonly known as Mexican orange blossom
Attractive aromatic leaves and flowers valued for their scent of orange.
Genus of about 7 species of evergreen shrubs from canyons and rocky slopes in southwestern USA and Mexico.
Attractive to hoverflies and moths.
Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - grown for its attractive, aromatic leaves and fragrant, star-shaped flowers.
Additional Features - Good to know - - wildlife plant - bees. Named in honour of Jacques Denis Choisy (1799-1859), Swiss botanist. Member of the same family as citrus and skimmia with aromatic oil glands in the leaves. Does well against a wall.
Pests & Diseases - snails.
Place of origin - southwestern USA, Mexico.
Scented Plants - Scented flowers -
Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
Wildlife - Bee friendly -