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Edgeworthia chrysantha

Paper Bush

from £24.50

5 / 5 based on 1 customer review
Description Plant Care Q & A Description

An unusual but beautiful Chinese shrub that produces nodding clusters of fragrant yellow flowers clothed in white silky hairs in late winter. Fresh oblong green leaves emerge in late spring. This is a choice, edge of woodland plant related to Daphnes. Will tolerate most fertile, moisture retentive soils in a sheltered, sunny or semi shaded position, bringing a wonderful fragrance and colour on a dull winter day.  

  • Eventual Size: 1.5m
  • Position: Sheltered, sun or part shade
  • Foliage: Deciduous, green ovate leaves
  • Habit: Bushy, rounded
  • Soil: Fertile, moisture retentive
  • Plantgroup: Shrubs/Trees
  • Plant type: Shrub, solitary, in group
  • Flowering period: March, April
  • Colour (flower): White, yellow, orange
  • Colour (leaf): Green
  • Height: 100 cm - 150 cm
  • Location: Sun
  • Evergreen: No
  • Hardiness: -15 °C
  • Flowers: Fragrant
  • Common Names: Paper bush
Plant Care

Plant in a sheltered position away from cold, drying winds

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on 8 Dec 2017

5 / 5

Excellent