Osmanthus fragrans

Species: Osmanthus fragrans Lour.
Synonim: Olea fragrans
Family: Oleaceae
Natural shapesShapes and Topiary ArtShrubs EvergreenFull sunPartial shade
Climate resistance: + / -20° CClimate resistance: + / -20° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151

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.

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Produzione Note Altezza Circonferenza tronco Diametro/Lato chioma Q.tà  
Zolla 80-100 cm
Zolla 100-125 cm
Zolla 125-150 cm
Zolla 150-175 cm
Zolla 175-200 cm
Zolla forma a paracadute 150-175 cm
Zolla forma a paracadute 175-200 cm
Zolla forma a paracadute 200-250 cm