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Philadelphus coronarius 'Variegatus'
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common name: Golden mock orange
white & green
poisonous or irritant
part shade, shade
moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 5 to 8
Deciduous shrub with ovate, leaves of green with broad white margins. Terminal racemes of cup-shaped, scented, white flowers in early summer.
Any moderately fertile, well drained soil, preferably in part shade.
Prune after flowering by cutting back shoots to a strong bud and on established plants, remove about a quarter of the old stems at the base.
Softwood cuttings in summer or hardwood cuttings in autumn and winter.