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Aloysia gratissima, Lippia lycioides, Aloysia lycioides, Whitebrush, Beebrush

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Aloysia gratissima, Lippia lycioides, Aloysia lycioides

Whitebrush, Beebrush
Family: Verbenaceae
Origin: Mexico, South America
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterWhite/off-white flowersYellow/orange flowersFragrantEthnomedical plant.
Plants marked as ethnomedical and/or described as medicinal, are not offered as medicine but rather as ornamentals or plant collectibles.
Ethnomedical statements / products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We urge all customers to consult a physician before using any supplements, herbals or medicines advertised here or elsewhere.Attracts butterflies, hummingbirdsSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

Slender, densely branched deciduous shrub, 3 to 10 feet tall, 8 feet in spread. Fragrant foliage. White to yellow flowers appear in spring to fall with strong vanilla scent. 1 to 3 inch spikes. Flowers attractive to butterflies and bees. This is a honey plant. Aloysia gratissima is toxic to horses.

Low water use, drought tolerant, tolerates poorly drained soils.


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Aloysia gratissima, Lippia lycioides, Aloysia lycioides, Whitebrush, Beebrush

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Aloysia gratissima, Lippia lycioides, Aloysia lycioides, Whitebrush, Beebrush

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Aloysia gratissima, Lippia lycioides, Aloysia lycioides, Whitebrush, Beebrush

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Aloysia gratissima, Lippia lycioides, Aloysia lycioides, Whitebrush, Beebrush

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