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Bupleurum salicifolium


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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 8 ft (2.4 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in a sunny position

Features: Bluish foliage; mass of yellow flowers in drooping panicles in summer

Uses: Shrub borders Seaside gardens Informal hedge Rock gardens

Zones: 9-10

Description: Native to the Canary Islands and Madeira, this is an attractive shrub to 8 ft (2.4 m) tall which makes a mound of densely massed stems with soft bluish foliage. The leaves are only about 1?8 in (3 mm) wide and taper to a fine point. In late spring and sum

Growth Habit: Multi-stemmed from ground level

Comments: Not often seen in cultivation

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