Vitex agnus-castus

£10.00

Chaste tree. Shrub to 3 m (10 ft) high. The fruits and seeds are used as a pepper substitute and the leaves as a spice. The leaves are also used medicinally. Likes a well-drained soil and sun.

16 in stock

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Description

Chaste tree. An aromatic medium shrub from Southern Europe, growing to 3 m (10 ft) high, sometimes more. The fruits and seeds are used as a pepper substitute and the leaves as a spice. The leaves are also used medicinally. Branches are used for basketry and the bush is a bee plant. Likes a well-drained soil and full sun; hardy to -15°C.

Additional information

Weight 2 kg