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Top Rated Medicinal Shrubs

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MEDICINAL SHRUBS

       
Crataegus laevigata

Midland Hawthorn
A decidious Shrub growing to 6 m (19ft) by 6 m (19ft) at a medium rate
fully hardy moist soil wet soil shade semi-shade full sun
 
Crataegus monogyna

Hawthorn
A decidious Shrub growing to 6 m (19ft) by 6 m (19ft) at a medium rate
 fully hardy moist soil wet soil semi-shade full sun
Eleutherococcus senticosus

Siberian Ginseng
A decidious Shrub growing to 2 m (6ft 7in) at a slow rate
 fully hardy moist soil semi-shade full sun
Hamamelis virginiana

Witch Hazel
A decidious Shrub growing to 5 m (16ft) by 5 m (16ft) at a slow rate
 fully hardy moist soil semi-shade full sun
     
Hippophae rhamnoides

Sea Buckthorn
A decidious Shrub growing to 6 m (19ft) by 2.5 m (8ft) at a medium rate
 fully hardy well drained soil moist soil wet soil full sun
Hippophae rhamnoides turkestanica

Sea Buckthorn
A decidious Shrub growing to 6 m (19ft) by 2.5 m (8ft) at a medium rate
fully hardy well drained soil moist soil wet soil full sun
 
Melaleuca alternifolia

Tea Tree
An evergreen Shrub growing to 6 m (19ft) by 4 m (13ft)
 half hardy moist soil full sun
Salvia officinalis

Sage
An evergreen Shrub growing to 0.6 m (2ft) by 0.6 m (2ft in)
 fully hardy well drained soil moist soil full sun
       
Vitex agnus-castus

Agnus Castus
A decidious Shrub growing to 3 m (9ft) by 3 m (9ft) at a medium rate
fully hardy well drained soil moist soil full sun
 
     

 

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