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Philadelphus coronarius

Common Name(s):
Sweet mockorange, Fragrant mockorange
Cultivar(s):
Aureus, Nanus
Category:
Shrubs
Comment:

Drought and wind tolerant

Height:
10-12 ft.
Foliage:
Opposite, simple medium to dark green leaves; 1.5-4 in. long; non-showy fall color
Flower:
1-1.5 in. white flowers in summer; very fragrant
Zones:
4 to 8
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to partial shade; range of soil types; prefers moist, well-drained soil
Texture:
Coarse
Form:
Rounded shrub with stiff, straight ascending branches; dense, twiggy; can become leggy
Width:
8-10 ft.
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 1694

Philadelphus coronarius Philadelphus coronarius
Philadelphus coronarius Philadelphus coronarius