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A picture of a Zenobia

Zenobia

Zenobia spp.

Zenobia pulverulenta 06 by Michael Wolf (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2m

Max

1.5m

1.5m

Min

1m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Zenobia

Zenobia Overview

Zenobia is a small genus of deciduous or semi-evergreen shrubs belonging to the heath family, Ericaceae. They originate from the Eastern USA and prefer a shady position in moist, peaty acidic soil. Flowers are arranged on umbel structures, they are bell-shaped and white.

How to propagate Zenobia

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Special features of Zenobia

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Zenobia

Grown for its flowers.