Garrya

Coast Silk Tassel (Garrya elliptica)
Origins
Native to West Coast of North America.
Type
Perennial (evergreen).
Hardiness (see References, below) Zones 7 - 10.
Bloom
Late Fall, Winter.
Height
8 ft (2.5 m).
Cultivation
Sun, partial shade or full shade.
It will tolerate most well-drained soils. Prune in Spring, if necessary.
Propagation
By seed (you will need male and female plants to get seeds), by layering or by cuttings (take these in Summer).
Other
Perfect for coastal gardens. A xeriscape (drought resistant) plant.

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