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Posoqueria maxima, Giant Needleflower

Posoqueria maxima

Giant Needleflower
Family: Rubiaceae
Origin: South America
Small tree 10-20 ftFull sunSemi-shadeModerate waterWhite, off-white flowersFragrant

Beautifully pyramidal with a sparse crown, in spring, Posoqueria maxima becomes heavily laden with large clusters of long slender white flowers. Branches will root if they touch ground. The leaves are much larger than P. laterfolia.

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Posoqueria maxima, Giant Needleflower

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