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Samyda pubescens, Kase Sek

Samyda pubescens

Kase Sek
Family: Salicaceae   (Formerly:Flacourtiaceae)
Origin: Dominican Republic
Large shrub 5-10 ftFull sunSemi-shadeRegular waterPink flowersSubtropical, cold hardy at least to 30s F for a short time

This tall, open shrub grow to 10-12 ft tall. It likes to grow in full sun for maximum blooming, but can be grown in partial shade. It likes all types of soil, and is salt tolerant. It is cold hardy to the low 30F. The leaves are a velvety texture. Beautiful clusters of pink flowers adorn the topside of the branches.

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