• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Quickly reaches 15 to 25 ft. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Attractive Multi-Trunk Tree
    Blooms:
    Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:VI-teks AG-nus KAYS-tus
    Plant type:Tree, Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth habit:Spreading
    Growth rate:Fast
    Average landscape size:Quickly reaches 15 to 25 ft. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Gray-green
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:Purple
    Flower attributesFragrant, Showy Flowers
    Garden styleMediterranean, Rustic
    Companion PlantsSmoke Tree (Cotinus); Spirea (Spiraea); Rose (Rosa); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus); Weigela (Weigela)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide a site with loose, well-drained soil. Water deeply and regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Apply a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in early spring. Prune only as needed to shape.Pruning time: early spring.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

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