Philadelphus 'Belle Etoile' AGM



Habitat: full sun or partial shade


Soil: any good garden soil


Height: 1.2 m


Flowering: late spring and early summer


Width: 2.5 m



Lovely deciduous shrubs with wonderfully scented white flowers, they are sometimes known as orange blossom, and were sometimes called syringa, which is the Latin name for lilac. They are all well worth growing.

Philadelphus 'Belle Etoile' is an outstanding variety of a genus of wonderful plants. It has large, single, white flowers, but with a flush of maroon at the centre of each flower.
1 litre pot £6.00

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invisible.gif Philadelphus SDR4862 has arching branches, and from the abundance of seed capsules it clearly covers itself with flowers. It grew in a limestone gorge at about 3400 m.