Photo by Melody
Congratulations to all our photo contest participants! Check out the winning photos here. We will have the 2015 calendars available to order from Zazzle soon.

PlantFiles: Snowflake, Artic Snow, Milky Way
Wrightia antidysenterica

bookmark
Family: Apocynaceae (a-pos-ih-NAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Wrightia (RITE-ee-a) (Info)
Species: antidysenterica (an-tee-dis-en-TER-ee-ka) (Info)

Synonym:Holarrhena pubescens

One vendor has this plant for sale.

3 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Shrubs
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Blooms all year

Foliage:
Evergreen

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Flowers are fragrant
This plant is suitable for growing indoors
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

Click thumbnail
to view:

By jnana
Thumbnail #1 of Wrightia antidysenterica by jnana

By jnana
Thumbnail #2 of Wrightia antidysenterica by jnana

By Larulya
Thumbnail #3 of Wrightia antidysenterica by Larulya

By jnana
Thumbnail #4 of Wrightia antidysenterica by jnana

By tathisri
Thumbnail #5 of Wrightia antidysenterica by tathisri

By tathisri
Thumbnail #6 of Wrightia antidysenterica by tathisri

By musaboru
Thumbnail #7 of Wrightia antidysenterica by musaboru

Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive paulalovescats On Jul 16, 2014, paulalovescats from Portland, TN wrote:

Arctic
not
Artic

Positive musaboru On Aug 25, 2012, musaboru from Ontario, CA wrote:

Beautiful white flowers blooms even on a tiny plant. The source I got mines from mentions it is highly fragrant but I have to disagree with that. It was not even mildly fragrant at all.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Big Pine Key, Florida
Boca Raton, Florida
Hollywood, Florida
Marathon Shores, Florida



We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2014 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.
 

Hope for America