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Hardy to about -25°c, but plants grow best in humid areas with high rainfall and mild winters. Plants often fruit freely in Britain. A very slow growing plant, reaching 1.5 metres tall in 50 years at Kew Gardens. It is a good plant for the rock garden. Plants are very tolerant of pruning. Plants in this genus are notably resistant to honey fungus.Dioecious. Male and female plants must be grown if seed is required.
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