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Burkwood Osmanthus

Osmanthus x burkwoodii

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

4m

2.5m

Min

2.5m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

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Burkwood Osmanthus Overview

Slow-growing evergreen shrub species with a dense, rounded growth habit. Capable of growing to a maximum height and spread of around 4 metres, this species produces dark green, oval shaped foliage. Flowers are small and highly scented, coloured white with 4 petals and leading onto black fruits.

Spring Flowering Shrubs

Growing these shrubs will give you a glorious spring display of flowers.

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Larger Shrubs for Gardens

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