Melicytus
Melicytus angustifolius

Family: Violaceae (vy-oh-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Melicytus (mel-ee-SY-tus) (Info)
Species: angustifolius (an-gus-tee-FOH-lee-us) (Info)

Category:

Shrubs

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:

Sun to Partial Shade

Light Shade

Danger:

Plant has spines or sharp edges; use extreme caution when handling

Bloom Color:

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Bloom Time:

Mid Spring

Foliage:

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Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

From semi-hardwood cuttings

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

Seed Collecting:

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Regional

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

Portland, Oregon

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Nov 20, 2008, Ficurinia from Portland, OR wrote:

This shrub is great. It adds structure to the garden, and now, on the verge of winter, it is covered with white berries. Just cannot say enough about it. Lots of year-round interest.