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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Brown
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
Cultural Information*
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Light Green/Chartreuse
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Light Green/Chartreuse
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Light Green/Chartreuse
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Dark Green
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Fragrant
  • Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Birds
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Average
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Adapts Well to Wet Areas
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Well-Drained
  • Moist
  • Salt Tolerant
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Winter
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Dappled Shade in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Shade in Southern States
Uses*
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Privacy/Hedge/Living Fence
  • Border Plant
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
  • Mass Planting
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Illicium is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

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BANANAPPEAL® SMALL ANISE TREE

Illicium parviflorum 'PIIIP-I'
PP28887 Plant propagation prohibited

Buy BananAppeal® Small Anise Tree online. This compact, well-behaved Illicium has golden yellow foliage and keeps a nice mounded form. Unlike 'Florida Sunshine', BananAppeal doesn't send out long gangly shoots and the leaves don't bleach out in winter. It's also more compact and disease resistant. With anise-scented foliage, it is a perfect accent plant in shade gardens, maintaining it's small stature and luminescent yellow-gold foliage. No suckers to date. Deer resistant.

Mature Height:

3-4 Feet

Mature Spread:

3-4 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

7-9

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Schisandraceae · Common Name: Anise Tree

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

Purchase BANANAPPEAL® SMALL ANISE TREE Online

Jumbo gallon Potted

SKU: 12230

(4.04 qrts / 3.82 liters)
(7 units available now - S)

Standard Package
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$37.00

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Root Pouch 3 gallon

SKU: 12926

(3.17 gallons / 12 liters)
(0 units available now)
(10 units for review on 5/1/20) Pre-Order
Standard Package
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$75.00

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June 2018

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