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Desmos filipes, Desmos

Desmos filipes

Desmos
Family: Annonaceae
Origin: Thailand
Large shrub 5-10 ft tallFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterYellow, orange flowersFragrantAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

Very rare representative of Annona family, desmos filipes has similar growth habit to desmos chinensis, as well as highly perfumed yellow flowers with long petals. It needs filtered light, otherwise leaves might get burned. Rare specimen plant for container culture. Likes acidic soil and constant warmth.


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Desmos filipes, Desmos


Link to this plant:
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