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Rothmannia

Rothmannia spp.

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

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    Rothmannia Overview

    There are about 30 species of evergreen shrubs or small trees. The leaves are lanceolate or oval, with opposite leaves which are glossy green. The flowers are bell-shaped with a strong fragrance which bloom from mid spring to mid summer, and are followed by fleshy rounded fruits. They are frost tender, min 16C and will need full light or partial shade and humus-rich, well drained, neutral to acidic soil.

    How to propagate Rothmannia

    Seed

    Seed in spring.

    Cuttings

    Semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

    Other uses of Rothmannia

    Grown for their flowers.