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Osmanthus delavayi

Common Name(s):
Delavay teaolive
Category:
Shrubs
Comment:

Drought tolerant

Height:
6-10 ft.
Foliage:
Opposite, simple, lustrous dark green leaves; 0.5-1 in. long; strongly toothed
Flower:
Small, white flowers on terminal cymes in late winter to spring; 0.5 in. blue-black drupes
Zones:
7 to 9
Habit:
Evergreen
Site:
Sun to partial shade; prefers fertile, moist, well-drained, acidic soil
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Dense, rounded shrub
Width:
6-10 ft.
Tags:
evergreen

NCCES plant id: 1688