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Philadelphus - 'Buckley's Quill' (Mock Orange, Philadelphus)

Type Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Deciduous, Ground cover
Form Spreading arching
Size Large Border / Screening Plant (1.8 to 3m height)
Colours White Flowers (Summer early), Light green Foliage
Care Medium - high
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Medium Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Philadelphus:

  • Scented blossom

Weaknesses of Philadelphus

  • Invasive top growth
  • Does not produce showy attractive flowers

Design & Plant Use for Philadelphus:

  • Tall summer flowering shrub suitable for back of border planting
  • Ideal for informal cottage garden style planting
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