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EDGEWORTHIA

Commonly known as Paper bush

Tricky but well worth taking care over for the beautiful early season scent.

Genus of 3 species of deciduous or evergreen shrubs with papery bark found in woodland in the Himalayas and China.

 

 

Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - or evergreen shrubs with papery bark and tough, lance-shaped leaves.
  • Will grow outside in milder locations - This could include plants which would survive happily in a greenhouse or conservatory if not in a mild location. If you have a sheltered spot in your garden then it may do well here. - if growing in greenhouse use loam based compost - dappled light.
  • Full sun - or dappled shade.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - grown for its tubular flowers, each with 4 spreading lobes.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - China, Himalayas.
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - humus-rich and loamy.
Edgeworthia - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of EDGEWORTHIA

EDGEWORTHIA chrysantha

EDGEWORTHIA chrysantha  >


Commonly known as: Paper bush.
A rare plant with spherical scented yellow flowers densely covered with silky white hairs
Small £17.00 each

EDGEWORTHIA chrysantha 'Grandiflora'

EDGEWORTHIA chrysantha 'Grandiflora'  >


Commonly known as: Paper bush.
Larger scented yellow flowers and foliage than E. chrysantha
£30.00 each
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EDGEWORTHIA chrysantha 'Red Dragon'

EDGEWORTHIA chrysantha 'Red Dragon'  >


Commonly known as: Paper bush.
Very scare and rare form with red flowers
£30.00 each
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