Garrya elliptica growing shrub‎ of the genus Garrya also known as Silk tassel bush, Garrya elliptica perennial evergreen used as ornamental hedge plant and also attract pollinators, drought tolerant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 8-11.

Leaves color ovate and shiny and dark.

Garrya elliptica flower

Flower color white, the flowers grow in inflorescence weeping down, plant dioecious male and female flowers on separate plants.

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Requirements for Garrya elliptica growing and care:

Well-drained 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

Planting season:
Spring, summer, autumn

Pests and diseases:
Aphids, spider mitets

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Just for design and dead bloom stems

Size of the plant?
1-3 m

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
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

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Winter / Spring

General information about the flower
White flowers grow in inflorescence weeping down, plant dioecious male and female flowers on separate plants

Scientific name:

Garrya elliptica

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