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Choisya ternata ‘Sundance’

Choisya

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Plant does not flower in January

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Plant does flower in June

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Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

  • Botanical name: Choisya ternata 'Sundance'
  • Common name: Choisya
  • Family: Rutaceae
  • Plant Type: Shrub, Evergreen
Flower colour:

White

Foliage colour:

Golden

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.

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

How to grow Choisya 'Sundance'

  • Plant size

    2.5m height

    2.5m spread

  • Aspect

    South facing, west facing

  • Position in border

    Middle, back

  • Sun exposure: Full sun, dappled shade
  • Hardiness: Hardy
  • Soil type: Well drained / light / sandy / clay / heavy / moist / chalky / alkaline / acidic

Plant calendar

A table displaying which months are best to sow, plant and harvest.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Plant
Plant

Do not Plant in January

Do not Plant in February

Do not Plant in March

Do not Plant in April

Do Plant in May

Do Plant in June

Do Plant in July

Do Plant in August

Do Plant in September

Do not Plant in October

Do not Plant in November

Do not Plant in December

Flowers
Flowers

Plant does not flower in January

Plant does not flower in February

Plant does not flower in March

Plant does not flower in April

Plant does flower in May

Plant does flower in June

Plant does not flower in July

Plant does not flower in August

Plant does not flower in September

Plant does not flower in October

Plant does not flower in November

Plant does not flower in December

Choisya 'Sundance' and wildlife

Choisya 'Sundance' has no particular known value to wildlife in the UK.

Is Choisya 'Sundance' poisonous?

Choisya 'Sundance' has no toxic effects reported.

No reported toxicity to:

No reported toxicity to Birds

No reported toxicity to Cats

No reported toxicity to Dogs

No reported toxicity to Horses

No reported toxicity to Livestock

No reported toxicity to People

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