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Acmadenia obtusata

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Acamadenia obtusata forms a variable shrub, displaying floriferous pink flowers with aromatic foliage. Characteristic of the citrus family are oil glands found on the leaves, which release a fragrance unique to each species.
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Planning

Difficulty

Moderate

Flowering time

Spring, Summer

Special features

Drought resistant

Attractive flowers

Attracts bees

Environment

Light

Full Sun

Soil type

Sand

Soil PH preference

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Frost hardiness

Tender

Personality

Family

Rutaceae

Flower colour

Pink

Credits

profile iconAcmadenia obtusata
by Norma Jodamus, Kirstenbosch NBG, May 2005 (Copyright South African National Biodiversity Institute, South Africa)
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