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Osmanthus delavayi

Osmanthus delavayi

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Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°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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Osmanthus delavayi Overview

Slow-growing evergreen shrub species with a dense growth habit. Foliage is rounded to ovate in shape and dark green in colour. Small, strongly scented, tubular white flowers with 4 petals are produced in abundance, arranged in clusters and leading onto blue-black berries.

How to propagate Osmanthus delavayi

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds or cuttings.

Seed

Layering

Layering.

Special features of Osmanthus delavayi

Hedge plant

Other uses of Osmanthus delavayi

Hedging, specimen, ornamental, border, fragrance. Spring interest.