Osmanthus burkwoodii - tea olive

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Small dark glossy leaves, tiny white starry flowers that pack a huge scented punch for their size. The botanic name means "fragrant flower".

Evergreen, slowgrowing, dense habit makes an ideal hedge even in exposed locations. Frost hardy - plant this if you get some frost or snow. (Our osmanthus Heaven Sent is even more caold hardy!)

Osmanthus x burkwoodii - tea olive

APPEARANCE : Native to Asia, this scented flowering shrub has small dark evergreen foliage and tiny white starry flowers with a strong perfume. A hybrid of the cold-hardy Chinese O. delavayi, and the Turkish O. decorus
USE FOR: Very versatile slow growing shrub. Suited to hedging and topiary, sensory gardens, feature planting.
CLIMATE : Frost hardy - while it is not as fragrant as O. fragrans, it is much more resilient to cold
PLANTING: Plant in almost any good well-drained soil and any aspect, though it prefers a little sun at some point in the day.
CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Prune as required after flowering to maintain shape, and fertilise with a slow release fertiliser in spring.
HEIGHT & WIDTH: Up to 4 m H x 2 m W.
YOUR PLANTS : These are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide.
You can see an example in the image gallery.
What is tubestock?

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