Illicium floridanum variegatum 'Southern Star' - Anise, variegated
- $ 12.00 $ 12.00
This is a selection from Don Whiddon . It is the best variegated form of Florida Anise on the market. Chosen for it green and creamy white variation that turns pink with a good frost . Southern Star also has clusters of dark maroon red flowers that really stand out with the variegated background .
Plant Type: Shrub
Light: Part Shade to Shade
Soil: Moist, well-drained, humus rich
Water Requirements: Adaptable
Bloom Time: Spring
Evergreen or Deciduous: Evergreen
Full Size: 8-10ft x 4-6ft
Slow grower. These shrubs like shady to partially shaded areas and do well if you have a wet spot in your yard. Great for privacy, but can also be kept trimmed back easily as a smaller hedge.