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Choisya 'Aztec Pearl' (Mexican orange 'Aztec Pearl')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
2.5m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
2.5m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
10-20 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name: Choisya 'Aztec Pearl'

Other names: Mexican orange 'Aztec Pearl'

Genus: Choisya Choisya

Variety or Cultivar: 'Aztec Pearl' _ 'Aztec Pearl' is a small evergreen shrub with bright green leaves and white fragrant flowers flushed pink when in bud.


Choisya 'Aztec Pearl' is: Evergreen

Flower: White, Flushed pink in Spring; White, Flushed pink in Autumn

Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons

Fragrance: Flowers are fragrant, as is the foliage when crushed.

Habit: Bushy, Rounded

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Glasshouse red spider mite , Snails Glasshouse red spider mite , Snails

Diseases: Generally disease free.

General care

Pruning: Pruning group 8. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Choisya 'Aztec Pearl' (Mexican orange 'Aztec Pearl') will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 2.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses: City, Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: Grow in well-drained soil in full sun.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Choisya 'Aztec Pearl'

Other names: Mexican orange 'Aztec Pearl'

Genus: Choisya Choisya

Variety or Cultivar: 'Aztec Pearl' _ 'Aztec Pearl' is a small evergreen shrub with bright green leaves and white fragrant flowers flushed pink when in bud.


Choisya 'Aztec Pearl' is: Evergreen

Flower: White, Flushed pink in Spring; White, Flushed pink in Autumn

Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons

Fragrance: Flowers are fragrant, as is the foliage when crushed.

Habit: Bushy, Rounded

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Glasshouse red spider mite , Snails

Diseases: Generally disease free.

General care

Pruning: Pruning group 8. REGISTER to read more...

Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Choisya 'Aztec Pearl' (Mexican orange 'Aztec Pearl') will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 2.5m after 10-20 years.

Suggested uses: City, Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Wallside and trellises

Cultivation: Grow in well-drained soil in full sun.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun

Aspect: South, East, West

Exposure: Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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