The white, pretty, jasmine-like flowers of Osmanthus x burkwoodii have a sweet fragrance that carries for great distances in spring. The attractive dark colouring of this evergreen shrub makes it ideal as a background plant as a specimen or a hedge. Protect from cold winds which can scorch the foliage. Synonym: Osmarea x burkwoodii. Not always in stock but we offer it when we can.
Common Name: Burkwood Osmanthus
Family: Oleaceae (The Olive Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-9
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Award: AGM, GPP
Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin
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