Parent: Vitex agnus-castus
Category: Shrub - Deciduous
Zones: 6 to 9
Size: To 30' tall and wide but can be kept much smaller
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Lacy leaves, glossy green. Bright blue to purple flowers on panicles in summer to autumn. Deer resistant. Can be cut back annually.
Published in Hort. Brit. (Loudon) 246 in 1830.
Basionym Vitex latifolia Mill.
Considered to be a synonym of Vitex agnus-castus L.
I saw this plant at RHS Wisley.