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Sweet Almond Bush

Sweet Almond Bush

Aloysia virgata

  • Family name: Verbenaceae
  • Origin: Mexico and South America
  • Height: 8’ – 15’ Width: 8’
  • Large shrub with white showy, fragrant flowers blooming mid-spring through late fall attracting bees, butterflies and hummingbirds, silver-grey foliage
  • Full sun to partial shade, will grow outdoors in Florida year-round, drought tolerant
  • Can be pruned hard to keep it compact and may be container grown
  • Pollen may cause allergic reaction
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