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Michaela champaca


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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Michaela champaca
Principal Common Name Champaca
Common Name(s)
Description An evergreen shrub or tree with glossy bright green large leaves with orange-yellow magnolia-like flowers that are extremely fragrant.
General Comments The variety 'alba' has white flowers.
Nativity China
Height Range 10 - 20 FT
Spread Range 10 - 20 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Bright Green
Leaf Texture Glossy
Form Shrub : Small Tree
Flower Color Orange-Yellow
Flower Time Summer : Winter
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Part Sun
Soil Preferences Well-drained
Watering Preferences Heavy : Medium
Outstanding Features Flavor : Foliage : Fragrance

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