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Sphyrospermum buxifolium
Sphyrospermum buxifolium


 
Family: Ericaceae
Hardiness: Zone 9b-10
Mature Size: 2'-5'
Exposure: Filtered Light
Bloom Time: Summer
Moisture Needs: Moist
Origin: Andes
Price: $16.00
Pot Size: Medium Band Pot


Stock Status:(Out of Stock)
Product Code: P3514
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Description
 
An uncommon New World subtropical blueberry relative native to the Andes.  Can be epiphytic and has hanging thin branches up to 5' long but usually shorter with rounded pale green leaves. Just looks like it wants to be on a dipping cliff by a waterfall.  Egg-shaped flowers that are white-pink with darker tips followed by translucent violet-tinged edible berries much like Agapetes.  No frost.  Way nifty.