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Sparmannia africana

Family: Malvaceae

Common name: AFRICAN HEMP

Native to: South Africa

Plant

Type: shrub

Form: erect

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 19.6 feet

Max width: 19.6 feet

Flower

secondary color present, white/off white

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: sun

Landscape uses: hedge or edging, screen

Propagates by: cutting

flowers in spring

flowers in summer

Soil type: well drained

USDA Zones: zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f, zone 11 to +40 f

Temp. range: +20 to above +40 °F

Water: regular