Choisya ternata 'Sundance'

Sundance Mexican Orange

Evergreen Shrub

This is a great all-round plant with many possible uses and plant partners. Pair with burgundy or purple foliage for a zippy and vibrant scene or cool it down by pairing with blue, gray or green.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade, Afternoon Sun, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Drought-tolerant, Occasional, Regular / Even


Size: 36 - 60 tall x 36 - 60 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Medium
Foliage Quality: Medium

Features: Attractive Foliage, Fragrant, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest

Foliage Color: Gold, Yellow, Yellow / Gold

Flower Color: White
Bloom Season: May, Spring

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Hedges and Screens, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Deer Resistant, Once-a-Year Maintenance
Wildlife: Deer Resistant, Pollinators

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Late Winter / Early Spring, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Collections: Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low
Maintenance Tasks: Deadheading, Prune annually

Plant Combos