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Seed grown plants of this very rare and unique species with glossy green leaves and bronze new growth. The flowers are yellow and exceptionally scented. Only suitable outdoors in the mildest climates
- Pests & Diseases - scale insects, honey fungus, coral spot.
- Place of Origin - Yunnan Province, China. Burma. southeast Tibet
- Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or googd microclimate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
- Tall Shrub
- Partial Shade - prefers dappled shade. Shelter from strong winds.
- Scented flowers - highly scented.
- Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich
- Neutral to acid soil
- Rounded to broadly spreading
- Flower Colour - Yellow - to 7.5cm (3in) across
- Flower Shape - Cup-shaped