Illicium spp.
Star Anise
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Optimal Light:Partial shade image
Light Range:Full sun to partial shade image
Soil Moisture:High soil moisture image
Drought Tolerance:Medium
Invasive Status:Not Assessed
flowers variable
Growth Rate:Medium
Mature Height:variable
Mature Spread:variable
Soil Texture:Any
Soil pH:Acidic, Slightly acidic
Salt Tolerance:Low to None
Hardiness Zone:8-10
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