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AZALEA - DECIDUOUS viscosum

Commonly known as Swamp honeysuckle

White flowers sometimes tinged pink with a highly spicy scent
Further Reading....

 

  • Deciduous - elliptic to oblong, dark-green leaves 1.5-3cm (½-1¼in) long. Good autumn foliage colour.
  • White
  • Height - 2.5m (8ft)
  • Spread - 2.5m (8ft)
  • Tall Shrub - produces trusses of 4-12 flowers
  • 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 - thrives in damp soil in a sunny position.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - see header AZALEA - DECIDUOUS
  • Place of origin - eastern North America.
  • Flower Shape - Tubular - - narrowly tubular to funnel-shaped flowers 2-3cm (¾-1¼in) long
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers - - clove fragrance.
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Acid / ericaceous loving -
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil - leafy, humus-rich.
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
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2.5m (8ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2.5m (8ft)
 

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