Chinese Buttonbush, Glossy Adina

Adina rubella

Rubiaceae

Chinese Buttonbush, Glossy Adina
Chinese Buttonbush, Glossy Adina
Chinese Buttonbush, Glossy Adina
Chinese Buttonbush, Glossy Adina

The 1/2" lightly fragrant, white tipped in purple tubular flowers of the Chinese Buttonbush are born in 1" wide, Sputnik-looking, ball-like clusters that are produced throughout summer and into fall. Beautiful glossy dark green, fine textured foliage makes this tardily deciduous shrub attractive even before it begins to flower and adds a wonderful backdrop for the interesting flowers. Fairly adaptable to soil types and durable once well-established.

The Chinese Buttonbush is tolerant of moist to wet soils as well as light shade and partial shade but will also do quite well in full sun in average soils. Easy to grow with few if any pests or diseases.

 

Grows To: 4-8'H+ x 4-8'W+

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 7,8,9,10,(6B?)

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Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade

Soil pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral

Soil Types & Moisture: Average moist, well-drained soils.

Native To / Cultivar Origin: China, Asia

Please be advised that humans and/or animals may have allergic reactions if part(s) of this plant are consumed or by coming into contact with sap from bruised or broken plant parts: Plant parts may cause allergic reactions if ingested

Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml

Price: $ 11.99
Catalog ID# 11091
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