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Bupleurum fructicosum


Order: Apiales
   Family: Apiaceae
            Genus: Bupleurum
                        Specie: Bupleurum fructicosum

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 6 ft (1.8 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Dense blue-green leaves; star-shaped yellow flowers in summer

Uses: Shrub borders Seaside gardens Informal hedge Rock gardens

Zones: 7-10

Description: This evergreen species, which grows to a height of 6 ft (1.8 m) and a spread of 8 ft (2.4 m), is native to the Mediterranean region. It has dense foliage and the weight of the umbels often make the branches bend towards the ground. The average height is m

Growth Habit: Multi-stemmed from ground level

Comments: Prune regularly to keep in good shape

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