Philadelphus virginal (Mock Orange)

Philadelphus virginal (Mock Orange)

From £4.99
9cm Pot grown plants
Delivery from early September
  • Suitable for planting in sunny and partially shaded locations
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
  • Fragrant
  • Summer flowering time
  • GREEN foliage colour
  • WHITE flowering Colour

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Product Description

Philadelphus Virginal is more commonly known as the Mock Orange due to its delightful fragrance. This hardy shrub produces fully double blooms in the purest white from June through to July which rest against dark green foliage. The pretty buds unfurl in early summer, which fill the garden with delightful fragrance and attract bees and butterflies to the sweet and rich nectar of the flowers. The upright habit also provides the perfect security for birds, so is a great choice for encouraging wildlife into the summer garden. We recommend planting Philadelphus Virginal within borders or containers near a doorway or seating area, where the gorgeous perfume can be fully appreciated and where it will reach a mature height and spread of 2m. 9cm pot plants supplied.

Plant Size

Mature Height 200 cm
Mature Spread 200 cm

Planting Notes

Planting Plant in hole large enough to firmly hold the roots.
Soil Type Well drained, fertile soil

Growing at a glance…

You should ensure that the shrub gets plenty of water during the growing season, and that the soil is not allowed to dry out. Apply a liquid fertilizer during growing season. They are highly fragrant.Plant in prepared soil, well dug and containing rotted manure, in a sunny part of the garden.

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