SelecTree: Tree Detail
ROSEA CHASTE TREE
Vitex agnus-castus 'Rosea'
Photo Locations: Los Angeles County Arboretum - Arcadia, CA
Utility friendly tree.
Branches droop but resist breakage.
Has fragrant Flower.
Additional Common Names
ROSEA CHASTE TREE, ROSEA VITEX
Rounded or Vase Shape.
Has Deciduous foliage.
Height: 10 - 15 feet.
Width: 15 - 20 feet.
Growth Rate: 24 or More Inches per Year.
Leaves Palmately Compound with Elliptic Leaflets, Green or Blue Green, No Change, Deciduous.
Flowers Showy. Fragrant Pink. Flowers in Spring or Summer. Has perfect flowers (male and female parts in each flower).
Black Drupe, Small (0.25 - 0.50 inches), fruiting in Summer or Fall.
Bark Brown, Blocky or Scaly.
Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate to Moderately Dense in Leaf.
Shading Capacity Rated as out of Leaf.
Tree Site Conditions & Constraints
Sunset Zones 4 - 24.
USDA Hardiness Zones 6 - 10.
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.
Well Drained Soil.
Clay, Loam or Sand Texture.
Acidic to Alkaline Soil pH.
Pests & Disease Information
Susceptible to Leaf Spot or Root Rot.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Root Damage Potential Rated as Low.
Special Uses & Values
Specimen, Buffer Strip or Container.
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Vitex agnus-castus 'Rosea' Tree Record." 1995-2019. Jan 22, 2019.
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