Philadelphus Virginal A classic amongst Summer-flowering shrubs. The large, double, white scented flowers are produced in mid-Summer in profusion and contrast very well well with the large, mid-green leaves, which turn yellow before falling in Autumn. Ideal for the back of mixed or shrub borders. Height 2.5m Spread in 10 Years 2m.
Philadelphus Coronaries Aureus The oval, medium-sized leaves are golden-yellow from Spring to Summer before falling in Autumn. In addition, white, scented flowers are produced in mid-Summer. Good contrast with purple-leaved shrubs or en-masse or as a specimen. Idea for mixed or shrub borders. Height 2m Spread in 10 Years 2m.
Philadelphus Belle Etoile For many years this has been a classic garden plant. In mid Summer the whole shrub is adorned with single, white fragrant flowers, almost square in appearance, each with a central maroon blotch to the petals, and golden stamens. Foliage oval, mid-green, turning yellow before falling in Autumn. Plant as a specimen, en-masse or the back of mixed shrub borders. Height 1.5m Spread in 10 Years 1.5m.
Philadelphus Manteau d'Hermine Double, white, fragrant flowers are borne in mid-Summer and set off against the small, dark-green leaves, which turn yellow before falling in Autumn. Ideal for front of mixed shrub borders, or for planting en-masse. Height 1m Spread in 10 Years 1m.