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PHILADELPHUS coronarius

Commonly known as Mock orange, Syringa

Strongly scented with creamy-white flowers
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£15.00 each
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Any 3+ £13.00 each

  • Deciduous - mid-green, ovate, 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
  • 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
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • 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.

    RHS groups 2 & 3
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers - - very fragrant
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - moderately fertile
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
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3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2.5m (8ft)
 

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Commonly known as: Mock orange, Syringa.
Golden foliage, white flowers
Multibuy Any 3+ £13.00 each
£15.00 each

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