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  Vitex (Chastetree)  
Common Name: Vitex (Chastetree)
Latin Name: Vitex agnus-castus
Tree Size: Small
Leaf Type: Deciduous
Growth Rate: Rapid
Water Needs: Moderate
Tolerances: Drought, alkaline soils (pH > 7.5)
Attributes: showy or fragrant flower
Features: Spikes of lavender or white blooms in summer.
Comments: Could be invasive in certain areas.
Problems: Needs pruning to develop trunk structure.
Firewise: Yes
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