Florida Anise


Botanical Name:  Illicium floridanum

Common Name:  Florida Anise

Height: 10 to 15 feet

Width 6 to 10 feet

Growth rate: moderate. Grows in part shade to full sun

Florida Anise appreciates rich soil and ample moisture but will easily survive harsher conditions. It is an easy-to-grow, pest-free shrub.  Once established it will need watering only during long periods of drought and pruning once a year to maintain its shrub form. It can be pruned and trained into a small, multi-trunked or single-trunked tree.

It is reliably winter-hardy to -10 degrees F.  This evergreen shrub is best-suited for shade, or at the most, morning sun. It makes an excellent evergreen plant for massing. Once established, plants are said to have good drought resistance. 

3 gallon


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