The Plant Company

Bringing your garden to life


01403 740100

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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Tuesday-Friday, 9:00-17:30.
Closed public holidays.


The Plants

Choisya 'Aztec Pearl'

mexican orange blossom

Photo of Choisya 'Aztec Pearl'


Fragrant white flowers appear in late spring among glossy, aromatic, dark green leaves. This handsome, compact and easy-to-grow shrub is a valuable garden mainstay for a protected site in sun or part shade, although in shade it may not flower.


  • Shrubs

Award of Garden Merit

Foliage: Evergreen

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Medium growing


  • Beds and borders
  • Contemporary style garden
  • Containers
  • Mediterranean style garden

Special features

  • Attractive to wildlife
  • Low maintenance
  • Evergreen
  • Winter interest
  • Attractive to bees
  • Scented foliage
  • Scented flowers

Care instructions

Grow in any fertile, well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Prune established plants in spring immediately after flowering, removing 25-30cm of the flowered stems. This encourages a second flush of flowers in late-summer and autumn


Size: Medium

Pot size: 2 litre

Eventual height: 250cm

Eventual spread: 250cm


  • Light shade
  • Sun


  • South
  • East
  • West
  • North

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal
  • Clay

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline