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Fragrant olive

Osmanthus fragrans

Also known as

Sweet tea

Partial Shade
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

6.5m

Max

6m

4m

Min

4m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Fragrant olive

Osmanthus fragrans with orange flowers. Shot in Kobe, Japan.
A photo of Fragrant olive

Fragrant olive Overview

This shrub can grow about 3m, It has broad, deep green leaves, The flowers will bloom in clusters of very small creamy white or yellow blooms.

How to propagate Fragrant olive

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds or cuttings.

Seed

Layering

Layering.

Special features of Fragrant olive

Hedge plant

Other uses of Fragrant olive

Hedging, specimen