OLEANDER – PINK, ORANGE, RED, WHITE, YELLOW

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COMMON NAME
Oleander
BOTANICAL NAME
Nerium oleander
HEIGHT 10-20′
WIDTH 8′
MONOECIOUS
EVERGREEN
LIFESPAN 50+ years
COLD TOLERANCE 20° F
SOIL TYPE Well drained
DROUGHT TOLERANCE High
SALT TOLERANCE High
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS
Prefers full sun,
tolerates slight shade
COLOR Pink, orange, red,
white, or yellow
MONTH OF COLOR
All Summer
FRUIT 3″ to 6″ long, thin yellow
to green seed pods. Pods
become brown when fully
mature and split to release
dozens of tiny seed tufts.
COMMENTS Beautiful, cold
hardy plant. Salt tolerant. Large
shrub or large hedge.
Caterpillars are an issue.
Flowers are usually in clusters
at the ends of the branches.
PRICE 30 gallon $175