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OSMANTHUS heterophyllus 'Variegatus'

Commonly known as Holly osmanthus

Silver-edged holly foliage
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • White
  • Height
    2.5m (8ft)
  • Spread
    2.5m (8ft)
  • Tall Shrub
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

OSMANTHUS heterophyllus 'Variegatus'

 
  • Additional Features
    Berries
    These plants have berries.
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    Garden origin.
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf Colour (if not green)
    Silver variegated
  • Leaf shape
    Elliptic
    (see photos above)
    Oblong
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
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2.5m (8ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2.5m (8ft)
 

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