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Drimys winteri


Canelo or Winter's Bark




Origin:  Native to South and Central America.
Family
Winteraceae
Genus
Drimys
Species
winteri
Category
Tropicals, Woody
Type
Shrub (evergreen)
Pronunciation
USDA Hardiness Zone
8b - 9a
Canadian Hardiness Zone
Requires cool season protection under glass.
RHS Hardiness Zone
H4
Temperature (°C)
-9 - (-4)
Temperature (°F)
15 - 5
Height
Wider then 12 m
Spread
Wider then 8 m
Photographs
Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
General Description
Large spreading evergreen shrub.
Landscape
Flower borders.
Cultivation
In direct sun in well drained soil.
Growth
Slow
ID Characteristic
Glossy leaves holding fragrant white flowers.
Pests
No major issues.
Propagation
Seed or semi-hardwood cuttings.
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