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PlantFiles: Melicytus
Melicytus angustifolius

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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

Height:
6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

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:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From seed; sow indoors before last frost

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Ficurinia 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.

Regional...

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

Portland, Oregon



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