Vestia foetida (Ruiz & Pavon) Hoff.
Cantua foetida (Ruiz & Pavon) Pers. - Vestia lycioides Willd.
Vestia foetida (36304 octets)
Erect, evergreen shrub 1-1.5 m  high. Leaves alternate, foetid when crushed, bright green, entire, glabrous, obovate to elliptic-lanceolate, 2.5-5 cm long, shortly stalked. Flowers pale yellow, axillary, solitary, tubular with five lobes, 3-4 cm long, from April to Jully. Not frost hardy.

Home: Chile

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Cultivated: France

Author: Frédéric Tournay

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