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Osmanthus × burkwoodii

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Features

  • BloomsApril
  • Height2m to 3m
  • Spread2m to 3.5m
  • Growth HabitBushy round
  • Flower ColourWhite
  • Leaf ColourGlossy dark green
  • AwardsRHS Garden Merit

Description

Osmanthus × burkwoodii. This species is grown for its profusion of small, very fragrant flowers they will appear in late spring, It will produce a dense, rounded habit with glossy dark green foliage.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Fragrant

Origin

Garden origin

Interest and use

Hedging

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  • Osmanthus × burkwoodii | Copyright Greenplantswap 2017
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  • Osmanthus × burkwoodii | Copyright Greenplantswap 2017
  • Osmanthus × burkwoodii | Copyright Greenplantswap 2017

Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Well drained, Light, Medium, Rich, Chalky
  • Soil pH7.0 to 9.0
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

You should plant in rich, well-drained soil in a sheltered position in either sun or partial-shade. You can propagate from seeds or cuttings or by layering.

Propagation

You can propagate from seeds or cuttings or by layering.

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