Winter hardy to USDA Zones 7-9, but possibly Zone 6 if sited in a protected location and mulched. Grow in consistently moist, moderately fertile, well-drained soils in part shade (best with morning sun and afternoon shade). Avoid overly moist soils and drought. This shrub dislikes varied growing conditions.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Maximum Reachable Height
2.00 to 4.00 feet
April to September
Easy to grow
Planting and care
Serissa should be repotted during their growing season which is in spring. You should do this every 1-2 years when the tree is younger. Use a bonsai soil that holds moisture, but drains easily without remaining soggy. The leaves and roots tend to smell pretty bad when you prune them.
Serissa foetida care
Repotting: Repot the tree once every two years, the roots (just like the branches) smell when they are being pruned. Use a normal soil mixture. Propagation: Cuttings is the easiest way to propagate Serissa trees.
Full Sun to Partial Shade
30 to 40 degrees C
Apply any organic fertilizer
Serissa foetida special feature
Compact hedge. Border fronts. Foundations. Path edgings. Containers. Popular bonsai subject (gnarled trunk, evergreen leaves and frequent bloom).
Serissa foetida uses
The plant is used for ornamental purpose
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Serissa foetida ?
Serissa foetida is commonly known as Snowrose
How tall do Serissa foetida grow?
On average Serissa foetida grows 2.00 to 4.00 feet
What color are Serissa foetida ?
A Serissa foetida plant bears flowers of color White
When Serissa foetida blooms?
With enough light, Serissa foetida may produce White flowers in April to September
How hard is Serissa foetida to grow?
A Serissa foetida is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Serissa foetida need?
A Serissa foetida prefers Full Sun to Partial Shade
How much water does a Serissa foetida need?
A Serissa foetida prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Serissa foetida need?
A Serissa foetida prefers well-drained soil
What temperature does a Serissa foetida like?
A Serissa foetida prefers 30 to 40 degrees C
How often should I fertilize my Serissa foetida ?
To encourage Serissa foetida growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Saturday, 23 November 2019
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