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Aucuba omeiensis


Aucuba




Origin:  China.
Family
Garryaceae
Genus
Aucuba
Species
omeiensis
Category
Woody
Type
Shrub (evergreen)
USDA Hardiness Zone
8 - 10
Canadian Hardiness Zone
7a - 8a
RHS Hardiness Zone
H2 - H5
Temperature (°C)
-12 - 4
Temperature (°F)
10 - 40
Height
5 m
Spread
3 m
Photographs
Description and Growing Information
Flowering Period
AprilMay
Cultivation
Grows well in any soil that is not waterlogged, in full or partial shade.
Growth
Slow
Pests
Susceptible to oleander scale insect (Aspidiotus nerii).
Leaf Description
Broadly elliptical and about 30 cm.
Notable Specimens
Westonbirt, The National Arboretum, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England.
Propagation
Propagate by seed or suckers in spring, or by basal cuttings in autumn.
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