PHILADELPHUS coronarius

Commonly known as Mock orange, Syringa

Strongly scented with creamy-white flowers
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Mid-green, shallowly toothed leaves to 10cm (4in) long.
  • Cream
  • Height
    3m (10ft)
  • Spread
    2.5m (8ft)
  • Tall Shrub
    Broadly upright. Produces short, terminal racemes of 5-9 flowers 2.5cm (1in) across.
  • Hardy - very cold winter
    Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade

PHILADELPHUS coronarius

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only
£17.00 each 
MULTIBUY SAVING

Any 3+ £15.00 each
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, powdery mildew.
    Place of origin
    Southern Europe, Caucasus
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped
    Single
    Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Border
    Suitable for a shrub border
    Cottage garden
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Serrulate
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Ovate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 2
    Suitable for: Deciduous shrubs and trees that flower in Spring or early Summer on previous year's growth, including plants that produce new growth at or near ground level.
    Pruning: Prune flowered shoots to strong buds. Cut back approximately 1/4 of old shoots to the base to promote replacement growth.
    When: Annually, after flowering.

  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
    Very fragrant
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Moderately fertile
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2.5m (8ft)
 

Buy Varieties of PHILADELPHUS coronarius

 AWARD
PHILADELPHUS coronarius 'Aureus'

PHILADELPHUS coronarius 'Aureus'

Mock orange, Syringa

golden foliage, white flowers

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
MULTIBUY Any 3+ £15.00 each
£17.00 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant
PHILADELPHUS coronarius 'Illuminati Tower'

PHILADELPHUS coronarius 'Illuminati Tower'

Mock orange, Syringa

narrow upright habit and produces a multitude of fragrant white flowers from between the leaves

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
£25.00  
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

Useful extras...

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Grow Your Own
AFTER PLANT GROW YOUR OWN seaweed is ready to use liquid concentrate that was specially formulated be used on all edible plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Afterplant - Tomatoes
AFTER PLANT TOMATO FEED Liquid Concentrate with Bio stimulant is a high potash liquid concentrate containing seaweed extract, plant derived amino acids and other nutrients specifically formulated to benefit tomatoes and greenhouse plants.
Only £8.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
3 options from £3.00

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow Ericoid mycorrhizal fungi
This specially adapted Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi will boost the growth of acid-loving plants like rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers and blueberries. It contains ericoid and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, which are found in poor acidic soils where ericaceous plants naturally grow.
Only £7.50

Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2024 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation