Xylosma congestum

Botanical Name: Xylosma congestum

Phonetic: Zeye-los-muh kon-Jes-tum

Common Name(s): Xylosma/Shiny Xylosma

Family: Flacourtiaceae
Origin: Southern China
Plant Type: Shrub
Persistence: Evergreen, briefly deciduous in cold climates

Leaf Type: Simple
Number of Leaflets:
Leaf Color: Bright glossy green, red new growth
Fall Color: –
Texture: Medium
Density: Dense
Bloom Season: Late fall
Flower Color(s): Yellow-green, inconspicuous

Exposure: Full sun
Climate Zone(s): 9-24
Growth Rate:                
Height: 15 Feet
Spread: 15 Feet
Hydrozone: Medium
Soil: Good soil

Features: Naturally develops a mounding form, fragrant flowers (honey), highly adaptable plant
Uses: Screen, hedge

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