About Vitex trifolia
Vitex trifolia is a deciduous shrub or small perennial plant. This plant can grow up to 4-meter height. Plants bear a purple flower year round and the inflorescence is terminal and axillary. Fruits are small black color berry. This plant has compound leaves which consist of three leaflets.
Upper leaves surface is green and lower surface is the grey color. This plant is very drought tolerant in nature.
|Plant Height||20 inch (51 cm)|
|Plant Spread ||7 inch (18 cm)|
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Nirgundi, Arabian Lilac|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 4 m|
|Flower Colour ||Purple|
|Bloom Time ||Year-round|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and care Watering should be done early in the morning if the soil is dry.Avoid overwatering. You can prune the plant in the spring season to maintain the bushy.
Vitex trifolia care
Vitex trifolia is propagated by the seeds. Best suitable sowing time is monsoon season. Grow well in full to partial sunlight. You can plant into the pot or container using the potting mix as the soil, coco peat, and vermicompost.
|Sunlight ||Full to partial sunlight|
|Soil ||Sandy loam soil|
|Temperature ||25-35 degree C|
|Fertilizer ||Apply any organic fertilizer.|
Vitex trifolia special feature
Drought tolerant and Hardy plant
Vitex trifolia uses
- This plant is used for the ornamental purpose
- The Nirgundi roots can use for diaphoretic and diuretic
- A decoction can use in the treatment of fevers and liver diseases
- Also, the leaves can use for treatment of anodyne, antiseptic, diuretic, emmenagogue, and febrifuge
- Note: Use only after consulting the specialist
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Vitex trifolia?
Vitex trifolia is commonly known as Nirgundi, Arabian Lilac
How tall do Vitex trifolia grow?
On average Vitex trifolia grows Up to 4 m
What color are Vitex trifolia?
A Vitex trifolia plant bears flowers of color Purple
When Vitex trifolia blooms?
With enough light, Vitex trifolia may produce Purple flowers in Year-round
How hard is Vitex trifolia to grow?
A Vitex trifolia is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Vitex trifolia need?
A Vitex trifolia prefers Full to partial sunlight
How much water does a Vitex trifolia need?
A Vitex trifolia prefers watering Moderately
What kind of soil does a Vitex trifolia need?
A Vitex trifolia prefers Sandy loam soil
What temperature does a Vitex trifolia like?
A Vitex trifolia prefers 25-35 degree C
How often should I fertilize my Vitex trifolia?
To encourage Vitex trifolia growth, Apply any organic fertilizer.
Tuesday, 17 March 2020
Plant received in good packing, but is not similar as shown in web site.
Wednesday, 04 March 2020
Good one.. Good plant growth & good packing...
Friday, 21 February 2020
Thank you for nice plants deleviry ... now i can trust online shopping of plants?
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