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Vitex ‘Busy Bee’
Vitex agnus-castus = ‘JBG 19002’
Elegant small palmate foliage. Tidy well-branched habit. Attractive purple flowers.
Genus & Species: Vitex agnus-castus
Protection Status: PP 34,214
USDA Zone: Zone 5 (-20°F or -28°C).
Bloom: Attractive purple flowers, held in loose panicles. Set very few seeds giving a long flower period.
Bloom Time: Midsummer to Fall. Flowering on new growth.
Foliage: Deciduous foliage. Elegant small palmate leaves with 5-7 leaflets.
Habit: Tidy, well-branched habit. Grown as small shrub 6′ x 5′ in southern states or as herbaceous perennial 2′ x 2′ in colder areas.
Propagation: Cuttings. License required for propagation.
Culture: Fertile well-drained soil in full sun.
Uses: Perennial border, pollinator gardens, pots & containers.
|Patent Status:||PP 34,214|