Liberty Landscape Supply

Chaste (Vitex)

Mature Height

25 feet

Mature Width

15 feet

Sunlight

Full Sun

Flower Color

Purple to Lilac

Foliage Color

Green

$20.00$385.00

Clear

Growing Zones

5 to 9

Description

Vitex agnus-castus

This deciduous shrub is quick growing and can become a beautiful small-sized tree with its vigorous lilac blooms.


Water Requirements: Deep, consistent watering is required, especially during the first few years. Try to space out waterings, but water more in the summer and less in the winter.

Soil: Loose, well-draining soil.

Growth Rate: Fast

Bloom Time: Late Spring to Summer

Temperature: Does well in heat, is hardy to below freezing.

Pruning: Prune in late winter to control growth. Chaste Trees can be cut back to the ground if desired; it will grow back vigorously!

Tips: Chaste Tree is a great replacement for lilac, which has trouble growing in the Florida heat!

*For sizes larger than a 45 gallon, contact Liberty Landscape Supply.

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Native

Chaste (Vitex)

Mature Height

25 feet