Duranta erecta alba

Duranta erecta alba growing shrub‎ to small tree of the genus Duranta also known as Duranta repens alba or White duranta erecta, Duranta erecta alba perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant also grow as bonsai and attract pollinators, can grow in subtropics, mediterranean or tropics climate.

Leaves color green or yellow some cultivars variegate green with white or yellow, the shape is elliptic.

Duranta erecta alba flower

Flower color white, flowers grow in clusters.

Fruit toxic, color orange or yellow and size of the fruits 1-2 cm.

How to grow: 

Requirements for Duranta erecta alba growing and care:

Well drained soil, light soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Invasive, toxic

Recommended planting season?
Spring

Pests and diseases:
Aphid

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Just for design

Size of the plant?
2-6 m

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

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Blooming: 

Bloom season:
Most of the year

General information about the flower
White flowers grow in clusters

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