Garrya elliptica ‘James Roof’

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USDA Hardiness zone: Zn7b 10º to 5ºF

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Wavy Leaf Silk Tassle is a beautiful winter blooming evergreen shrub native to the Oregon coast from Lincoln Co. South. Amazing 1′ long silver gray tassles from late fall last throug winter. Large shrubs have the appearance of a chandelier. To 8′ tall and as wide for well drained soil in full sun with good air circulation. Some leaf burn in the coldest winters.  Eventually it can become a multi-trunked tree. Extremely drought tolerant when established, never needing supplemental summer water.  Prune AFTER flowering. Excellent espalier. Spectacular in full bloom– which lasts for two months in mid-winter. Oregon Native Plant.

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