Osmanthus fragrans

Osmanthus fragrans
Osmanthus fragrans

Plant type


Common name
Osmanto odoroso




  • Shrubs

    Sun Exposition

  • Half-shadow
  • Sun

    Leaf Persistance

  • Evergreen

    Flower Colour

  • Orange
  • White

    Flowering Period

  • 08-August
  • 09-September

    Climatic Zone

  • 7

    Continent of Origin

  • Asia

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Origin: Japan, China.

Botanical characteristics: It can be a large evergreen shrub or a small evergreen tree with erect growth habit and slow growth. Its leaves are dark green, glossy, oblong-lanceolate, the margins are entire or slightly raw-toothed, 10-12 cm long. It blooms in autumn and sometimes also in spring. The small white flowers are gathered in small bunches, fragrant in the distance.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It is able to adapt to any type of soil.

Use: It is a plant that can be found in parks and historic gardens in the English manner. Since it is very fragrant, it is advisable to plant it near the house or near the entrance. It is used individually in parks and gardens or in group and in mixed hedges. It is ideal for pots and planters.