Species: Osmanthus heterophyllus (G. Don) P.S.
Italian common noun: Holly osmanthus
Synonim: Osmanthus ilicifolius
Family: Oleaceae
Natural shapesShrubs EvergreenFull sunPartial shade
Climate resistance: + / -20° CClimate resistance: + / -20° C
- Legislative Decree no. 151

Origin: Japan.

Botanical characteristics: It is a large evergreen compact upright shrub. Leaves are dark green, shiny, leathery, oval to elliptical, 5-6 cm long. They are toothed, thorny and very similar to the Holly. The leaves on the upper branches have often entire margin. It has an autumn flowering of small clusters of fragrant white flowers at the leaf axil.

Agronomic and environmental characteristics: It adapts to any soil.

Use: It is used in parks and gardens as individual exemplary, in groups or in mixed hedges. It is excellent 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 200-250 cm
Zolla 250-300 cm
Zolla/Air-Pot/Vaso 300-350 cm