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Vitex agnus-castus (chaste tree)


Chaste tree, chasteberry, abraham's balm

The Chaste tree is a large deciduous bush that grows up to ten feet tall and eight feet wide.  It has fragrant lavender flower clusters that bloom in the late summer.  The leaves and stem are used medicinally.

Plant in full sun

- Best in well-drained soil

- Water regularly

- Attracts butterflies

-Native to Asia and Mediterranean