(Stevia rebaudiana) Incredibly sweet leaves are virtually calorie-free and safe for diabetic. Many times sweeter than sugar. Used fresh, dried, powdered or in liquid form to sweeten food and beverages. Grows fast in hot weather to 18-36 inches tall. Great container plant. Not a perennial in most areas, but will live over in Zones 9 and 10.
Zone: 9-10 Light: to Height: 18" to 3' Width: 0" Spacing: 0" State Restrictions: AK;AZ;CA;HI;ID
Flower Color: White Foliage Color: Green Disease Resistant: No Bloom Time: Summer Common Name: Sweetleaf