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Scientific Name: Hebe odora ( syn. Veronica )
Pronunciation: HEE-bee oh-DORE-uh
Common Name: hebe
Family Name: Plantaginaceae
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen
Key ID Features: Internodes short; leaves opposite and each pair rotated by 90 degrees at each node, about 1 cm x 4 mm wide; raceme of tightly packed white florets.
Course(s): not used (off campus)

Habit: Dense, Upright
Form: Round
Texture: Medium - fine
Mature Size:
Height:0.7 - 1.3m
Spread:1.0 - 1.5m
Growth Rate:Moderate
Origin: Australia / New Zealand
Hardiness Rating: Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Exposure: Filtered shade, Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil/ Growing Medium: Well-drained
Water Use: Low, Moderate
Landscape Uses: Hedge row, Mixed shrub border, Small garden/space
Additional Info: Google
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Opposite
Texture/ Venation: Leathery
Surfaces: Glabrous, Lustrous
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Elliptic
Apices: Acute
Bases: Truncate
Additional Info: Decussate pairs

Inflorescence Type: Flowers clustered
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Number of Petals:4
Corolla Shape:Rotate/stellate
Ovary Position:Superior
Colour (petals): White
Flower Time at Peak: Jun, Jul
Fruit Type: Capsule
Fruit Colour: Brown
Fruiting Time:
Additional Info: Not showy
Bark or Stem Colour:
Propagation: Cuttings
(NCA) Not Currently Available : not used
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