Vitex trifolia Purpurea

Common Name: Arabian Lilac

Looking for a shrub with spectacular color? Vitex trifolia Purpurea, commonly known as Arabian Lilac is a deep green, with 3″ long leaves, now add stems and veins of lilac with a lilac blush on the underside of the leaf! WOW! Grows 5 feet tall and spreads up to approximately 12 feet wide. Likes full sun, and regular watering, but can also be rather water-wise! Good choice as a colorful hedge, good on slopes, pruned into a small patio tree, or laced out for a graceful back drop.

  • Types: Shrub
  • Exposure: Full Sun
  • Height: 5 Feet
  • Width: 12 Feet
  • Hardy To: 30° F
  • Blooms: Insignificant