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Mussaende frondosa

Dhobi tree   Rubiaceae
 

Mussaende frondosa, Dhobi tree, Nusa enda, Mussaende glabra

 

Mussaende frondosa, Dhobi tree, Nusa enda, Mussaende glabra

Native to India, this shrub grows to a height and spread ofMussaende frondosa, Dhobi tree, Nusa enda, Mussaende glabra 6 ft (1.8 m). In summer it bears clusters of orange-yellow tubular flowers beside large, white bracts, set among pale green, oval leaves; berries follow the bloom. The erect, branching stem has a shrubby crown.
Hardiness zone from 11 To 12
Cultivation: Frost tender, they prefer a sunny or part-shaded position and fertile, well-drained soil. Propagate from seed or cuttings in spring. Red spider mite and white fly may be troublesome.

Mussaende frondosa, Dhobi tree, Nusa enda, Mussaende glabra

 

 

 
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