Plagianthus divaricatus J. R. & G. Forst.
Malvaceae
Plagianthus divaricatus (23033 octets)
Small evergreen densely branched shrub about 1-2 m high. Twigs very thin, dark brown. Leaves linear-oblong, entire, 1-3 cm long and 3-5 mm wide on young plants, smaller (0.5-1.5 cm x 0.5-2 mm) on older plants. Axillary flowers solitary or in small clusters, 5 mm across, yellowish-white in May-June. Fruits rounded and hairy. Tender but good for maritime exposure.

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Cultivated: France

Author: Frédéric Tournay

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