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Otter bush, Otterbossie 'White Candy' - Gomphostigma virgatum 'White Candy' (latin)

Geographical origin: Southern Africa
Adult Dimensions: 2 to 3m
Foliage: Evergreen
Type of soil: well drained and moist
Climate: Hardy- up to -8°C
Site: Full sun

Properties and uses:
The Gomphostigma virgatum is an arching shrub with fine silvery-green foliage.
Its slightly fragrant blossom appears from March to October in a multitude of clusters of white, star-shaped flowers.
Although originally this shrub grows along riverbanks, it tolerates drought and sea spray.
Therefore it can be grown in flowering beds, in hedges or on its own as a specimen shrub. It needs pruning at the end of winter in order to increase its blossoming.

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