Wonderfully scented, star-shaped, white flowers appear from pink tinted buds in late spring among glossy, aromatic 'fruit gum' scented, dark green leaves, often having a second flush of flowers in the autumn. This handsome, compact and easy to grow shrub is a valuable garden mainstay for a protected site in sun or shade, although in shade it may not flower. The glossy, evergreen leaves provide an excellent backdrop for medium-sized perennials and pale grey or purple foliage plants. Hardy, evergreen. Eventual height 2.5 m.
- Position: full sun/part shade
- Soil: fertile, well drained
- Eventual Size: 2.5m
- Habit: compact, bushy
- Foliage: glossy, dark green finger-like leaves, aromatic
- Common Names: Mexican orange
Prune if required after flowering.
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Christine on 8 Jun 2017
5 stars would definately buy from again. Fast delivery and healthy looking plant