A compact, rounded, evergreen shrub to about six feet in height with attractive, glossy leaves each divided into three leaflets (ternata means grouped in threes). Clusters of small, white, fragrant flowers appear in spring and sometimes again in summer. Good for hedging.
Common Name: Mexican Mock Orange
Family: Rutaceae (The Citrus Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-11
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Spring - Summer
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Chalky soils, often near the sea. Highlands.
Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America
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