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Genus of about 60 species of mainly deciduous shrubs found in scrub and woodland from the Himalayas to eastern Asia.
Most originate in China.
A relative newcomer to UK gardens it appeared in Europe in the 1830s.
Deciduous - leaves, to 7cm (3in) long, are ovate to lance-shaped and, mainly, toothed.
Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - with peeling bark when mature. Flowers are cup- to star-shaped, white to pink and often fragrant.
Full sun - some will tolerate partial shade
Additional Features - Good to know - - beautiful early-summer flowering shrubs. Named after Johann van der Deutz, an amateur botanist from Amsterdam. Grow against a wall in colder areas.
Pests & Diseases - none.
Place of origin - Himalayas to eastern Asia.
Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
Soil Conditions - Alkaline / Chalk loving -
Fertile moist well-drained soil
Wildlife - Bee friendly -