PlantsIllicium→Star Anise Tree (Illicium anisatum)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 10 to 15 feet
Plant Spread: 8 to 12 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Green
Other: Cream to Yellowish-Green
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Toxicity: Fruit is poisonous
Other: Essential oil is poisonous
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem


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Another Tropical plant. by Silversurfer Apr 7, 2018 2:13 AM 4
tropical plant by jackvs Mar 28, 2017 3:03 PM 8

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