Chaste tree (Vitex agnus-castus)

Chaste tree (Vitex agnus-castus)

Exposure

Full sun. Zone 7.

Soil

Any well-drained garden soil.

Growth Habits

Vitex is a multiple-stemmed, flowering shrub growing to 12 feet, with palmately compound, aromatic leaves, and fragrant white to blue flower spikes that give the plant a fine-textured appeal in the landscape.

Landscape Uses

Hedge, mass plantings, foundation plant, or small specimen tree.

Usefulness

The seed pods are a popular women's hormone regulator that can help normalize difficult menstruation and menopausal symptoms.

Pricing Information

$30.00 / 3 gal