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Murraya

Murraya spp.

Orange Jasmine (Murraya paniculata) by ZSM (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

4m

2m

Min

2m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Murraya

A green Murraya plant
A close up of some white Murraya flowers
A close up of some white Murraya flowers
A close up of some white Murraya flowers on a plant

Murraya Overview

Murraya is a genus containing around 17 evergreen shrub and tree species in the Rutaceae family. These plants originate from Australia, the Pacific and Asia with a centre of diversity in China and Southeast Asia. They have aromatic, pinnate, smooth or toothed leaves and fragrant flowers which are usually arranged on a panicle or raceme. In cultivation. Plants from this genus are used as landscaping plants in warm temperate climates and are often evening-scented. They are frost-tender so may need winter protection in cooler regions.

Common problems with Murraya

How to propagate Murraya

Seed

Propagate by seed in spring.

Cuttings

Semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Special features of Murraya

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Murraya

Grown for their overall appearance.

Damp | Soil Specific

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