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The chaste tree: When pruning makes a tree

As a nurseryman, I am occasionally asked: “What’s an attractive small tree that grows quickly and has lovely flowers?” That’s a short list, but one very fine candidate is the Mediterranean tree Vitex agnus-castus. Now, I’ve applied a very broad definition to the word “tree,” because this lovely specimen is actually a large bush that can be pruned to be more tree-like. In fact, it is better known in the gardening world as a chaste tree (more on that common name in a moment). Most trees are…

Vitex Chaste Tree

A Tree with Super Flower Power! The Vitex Chaste tree is a must for even the most jaded flower lover. But, its blooms are just one of numerous reasons to have this deciduous beauty... • Great in the ground or container • Blooms in several seasons • Fragrant flowers • Wildlife attractant • Low to no maintenance • Drought tolerant • Cold hardy The Vitex Chaste tree sits pretty in almost any landscape feature. Clusters of fragrant lilac blooms (of 8 to 12 inches in length) begin their show in…

Chaste Tree Pruning Info: When And How To Prune A Chaste Tree

Chaste tree trimming is an important part of caring for the tree. Once you know when and how to prune chaste trees, you can keep them looking neat and blooming all summer. This article has more information.

10 Aromatic Plants - Garden Lovin

Nothing is worse than planting a beautiful plant only to realize it smells like your old Aunt Martha’s sour perfume. When planning your garden, particularly plants that are along a walkway or near the porch, consider these 10 aromatic plants that are both beautiful and welcoming. Lilium ‘Star Gazer’ This is one of the most...Read More

CHASTE TREE Seeds (vitex agnus castus) Drought Tolerant BEAUTIFUL PURPLE Flowers

The tree is often planted where honey is marketed to promote excellent honey production. The sage-scented leaves of Chastetree are shaped liked a hand, or palmate, and were once believed to have sedative effects.

Chaste tree facts and health benefits

Chaste tree Vitex negundo, is nutrient dense herb support for Nervous, Circulatory, Respiratory System, Inflammatory Health Conditions and Menopause Symptoms

Vitex negundo SEEDS 1 OUNCE Chinese Chaste Tree Seeds

Showy panicles of 1/4" fragrant lilac/lavender colored flowers and aromatic palmate leaves. Native to China and India where it has had a long history of use to treat headaches, dizziness, coughs, dysentery and ulcers among other ailments. The leaves, roots, bark, berries and sap are all used. Studies have shown that the constiteunts found in the plant are anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antifungal and analgesic. Hardy to Zone 6, perhaps Zone 5 - this has been a very showy and hardy shrub…

Chinese Chaste Tree Seeds (Vitex negundo)

WHAT YOU WILL RECEIVE: Seeds will arrive packed inside our one-of-a-kind Frozen Seed Capsules™ - an air/water-tight glass vial packed with organic cotton and moisture-absorbing silica beads. The perfect environment for long-term seed storage! About FrozenSeed Capsules: Frozen Seed Capsules™ are designed as a time capsu

Plants for attracting Bees-Butterflies and Hummmingbirds

Plants for attracting Bees and Butterflies

Nirgundi (Vitex negundo), packet of 30 seeds, organic

Family: Vervain (Verbenaceae) Hardy to Zone 6 to 9 (Huang-jing-zi, Cut-Leaf Chaste Tree) Native to China. These are surprisingly hardy (hardier than V. agnus castus) and make a very handsome bush to small tree. These are considered top nectar producers for bees. The fruits are ground up in traditional medicine (Siddha, Ayurveda) and used as an aromatic spice and for treating digestive and menstrual disorders. Wound healing, decongestant, monopause. Prefers full sun and is not picky about…


Thank goodness for Bloom Day, because otherwise, I doubt I’d have taken the time to really look at the garden this month. I’ve been so focused on collecting seeds that I barely notice the flowers. …

Photo #31973 | Vitex negundo Incisa Group

Photo #31973 | Vitex negundo Incisa Group