Choisya × dewitteana 'Aztec Pearl'
Mexican orange 'Aztec Pearl'
A small evergreen shrub of open rounded habit, with bright green leaves composed of 3-5 slender leaflets. Flowers to 3cm in width, fragrant, white, tinged pink in bud, in small clusters in late spring, and again in autumn
Ultimate height1.5–2.5 metres
Time to ultimate height10–20 years
Ultimate spread1.5–2.5 metres
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Colour & scent
- Full sun
South–facing or West–facing or East–facing
- Native to the UK
Choisya are evergreen shrubs with aromatic, palmately divided leaves and fragrant star-shaped white flowers
- Name status
How to grow
Grow in well-drained soil in a sheltered position in full sun
Propagate by semi-hardwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
- City and courtyard gardens
- Low Maintenance
- Wall side borders
May be susceptible to honey fungus
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