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Mock Orange Bush

Late spring-blooming deciduous bush. Not a true orange, its name supposedly derives from the fragrant white flowers which are thought to resemble that of orange blossoms. An old-fashioned favourite. Flowers: large white, fragrant flowers blooming in late spring. Full sun … Continue reading

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Osmanthus Delavayi

Osmanthus Delavayi – Such an elegant name for a lovely shrub.  The flowers are edible, floated as a fragrant garnish in drinks, or dried & added as a seasoning in fancy tea mixes, or in potpourri. In China it was … Continue reading

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