Cyrilla racemiflora

Swamp Cyrilla; Titi

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Medium
Mature Height - 10-15' can grow to 25-35'
Mature Width - 10-15'
Longevity - 50-100 years

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Perfect, white, fragrant 5-petaled 0.2" across in slender 3-6" and 0.50-0.75" wide racemes on current seasons growth.
Fruit - 0.5" long, rounded 2-celled capsule, matures August-September and persists into winter.
Leaf -
Fall Color - Orange and scarlet
Bark - Stem gray-brown
Other Features - Beautiful shrub for flower and foliage.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Prefers moist, acid well drained soil full sun to partial shade.
Native Habitat - Virginia to Florida, West Indies to South America. Introduced 1767. Zones 6-11
Diseases and Insects - None serious
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
Bed 193

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Cyrilla.
- Other plants of the family Cyrillaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Cyrilla.
- Other plants of the species Cyrilla racemiflora.