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A picture of a Osmanthus armatus

Osmanthus armatus

Osmanthus armatus

Full Sun
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

5m

Max

4m

2.5m

Min

2m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Osmanthus armatus Overview

A dense rounded shrub with oblong, lance-shaped, glossy dark green leaves to 15cm. Fragrant, cream-white flowers are borne in axillary clusters followed by dark violet berries. Native to West China.

How to propagate Osmanthus armatus

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds or cuttings.

Seed

Layering

Layering.

Other uses of Osmanthus armatus

Interesting leaves