Choisya ternata is a rounded, medium sized evergreen bushy shrub. The shiny dark green leaves are aromatic when they are crushed. The white flowers produce a heavenly fragrance in May when they cover the foliage. Choisya ternata can be planted in full sun in a sheltered position. It has an eventual height and width of 1.5-2.5m and should be planted in a moist, well-drained soil.