Choisya ternata 'Sundance'

Choisya ternata 'Sundance'

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Key Information

  • Botanical name: Choisya ternata 'Sundance'
  • Common name: Choisya
  • Plant type: Shrub
  • Evergreen/Deciduous: Evergreen

Height: 2.5m

Spread: 2.5m

Flower colour:
  • White
Foliage colour:
  • Golden
  • Features: Flowers

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Choisya ternata 'Sundance' is a dome-shaped shrub with bright yellow-green, glossy evergreen foliage, above which clusters of fragrant white flowers appear in late spring. When crushed, the leaves have a distinctive smell, which reminds many gardeners of basil.

Grow Choisya ternata 'Sundance' in moist but well-drained soil in partial shade. Prune in summer immediately after flowering.

Position

  • Sun exposure: Full sun, Dappled shade
  • Aspect: South facing, West facing
  • Position in border: Middle, Back
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Well drained/light/sandy, Clay/heavy/moist, Chalky/alkaline, Acidic

Wildlife

Attracts:
  • Bees

  • Beneficial insects

  • Birds

  • Butterflies / Moths

  • Other pollinators

Care routine

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Toxicity

Toxic to:
  • People

  • Cats

  • Dogs

  • Birds

  • Horses

  • Livestock

  • Effects: No toxic effects reported for this plant.

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