Osmanthus x burkwoodii
Burkwood osmanthus, X Osmarea burkwoodii
O. x burkwoodii – O. x burkwoodii is a rounded, dense, slow-growing, evergreen shrub with ovate, dark green leaves and, in spring, clusters of small, strongly fragrant, white flowers sometimes followed by black fruit.
Flowers are scented.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
White in Spring
Dark-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Pruning group 8
Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings
Osmanthus x burkwoodii (Burkwood osmanthus) will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 4m after 10-20 years.
Banks and Slopes, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Hedging/Screens, Low Maintenance, Woodland
Plant in well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. Suitable for use in woodland plantings.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Partial Shade, Full Sun
North, South, East, West