Osmanthus x fortunei 'Patty's Secret' (full to ground)

Patty's Secret Osmanthus

Category: Evergreen, Flowering, Screening | Size: Small | Hardiness Zones: 7 , 8 , 9 | Growth Rate: Medium | Adaptability: Salt Spray Tolerant
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Osmanthus x fortunei 'Patty's Secret' is a fragrant fall blooming evergreen and an ideal plant used for screening, accent, and in large containers. Patty's Secret' has very dark green foliage. Autumn evenings are enchanted by the fragrance of the delicate white flowers. Prune into a hedge, either low or tall; or let it grow unchecked into a large, tight oval.

Category: Small flowering and screening tree; broadleaf evergreen
Hardiness: 7 to 9
Foliage: Deep green
Flower: 'Patty's Secret' Osmanthus has pure white, fragrant flowers; flowering season is in the autumn
Bark: Smooth, gray; seldom appreciated due to the dense foliage
Winter Interest: Holds deep green leaf color in perfect form
Texture: Medium
Shape: Broad oval (or prune into a hedge or pyramid)
Mature Size: 20-25' tall by 15-20' wide
Growth Rate: Fast when young; slowing with age
Adaptability: Osmanthus x fortunei likes moist, well-drained, acid soils, but is very drought tolerant; withstands heavy pruning