Serpentine Hill Raintree (Brunfelsia densifolia)

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Moderately alkaline (7.9 – 8.4)
Strongly alkaline (8.5 – 9.0)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 4 - 10 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Other: Orange berries
Fruiting Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Pale yellowish-white
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Other: Blooms sporadically the rest of the year.
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Flowering Tree
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem

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