Delta Blues Chastetree

Vitex agnus-castus 'PIIVAC-I' PP25,914

Delta Blues is the first intermediate Vitex in the market. It is not nearly as coarse as other Vitex with a compact, rounded to upright growth habit. It has fragrant, dark bluish-purple flowers that attract butterflies and other pollinators. The foliage is dark green, fragrant and more refined than other selections. Delta Blues adapts to acid or alkaline soils as long as the site is well-drained. It is also salt-tolerant.

  • Height

    7'

  • Width

    9-12'

  • Exposure

    Full Sun

  • Hardiness Zone

    6-9

  • Heat Zone

    9

  • Shape

    Rounded to upright-spreading

  • Flower Color

    Dark Purple

  • Foliage

    Dark Green

Bonus Attributes

  • Deer Resistant

    Deer Resistant

  • Drought Tolerant

    Drought Tolerant

  • Fragrant

    Fragrant

  • Good for Cut Flowers

    Good for Cut Flowers

Caring Tips

  • pruning

    Early Spring

  • watering

    Medium

  • fertilizing

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Zone Hardiness Map

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