Fever Tree

Fever Tree

Fever Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Pinckneya bracteata
Hardiness Zones:   7b to 9
Growth_Rate:   Slow to moderate
Site Requirements:   Partial shade; moist, well drained soil; needs cool moist root zone
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Open, shrubby habit; usually multistemmed
Height:   15 to 20'
Weight:   15'
Leaf:   Rich green leaves; no significant fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Tiny greenish flowers with long lasting 2" salmon pink poinsettia like sepals in summer; 1" brown fruit
Comments:    Native; short lived; best if receives several hours of direct sun; mulch to keep root zone cool
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Larry's Party