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Schima species/Schima

Schima species / Schima species
Dark green shiny foliage
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Dark green shiny foliage

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Shrub late in the summer

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Scientific Name: Schima species
Common Name: Schima
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
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Comments: Schima plants have lush, glossy green foliage and white flowers with yellow stamens and five petals. This plant is not commonly grown but is worthy of much more use where an upright evergreen shrub is needed.