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Other common names
Hoheria can be evergreen or deciduous shrubs or small trees with simple, toothed leaves, often distinctive juvenile foliage on young plants, and terminal umbels of fragrant white, 5-petalled flowers with prominent stamens
'Stardust' is a large but compact evergreen shrub of broadly columnar habit, with narrowly ovate, jaggedly toothed dark green leaves and clusters of small, fragrant white flowers in late summer
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect South-facing or West-facing or East-facing
SoilSand, Chalk, Loam
Time to ultimate height
Grow in moderately fertile well-drained neutral to alkaline soil in full sun or partial shade, sheltered from cold, drying winds. Protect the roots with a winter mulch
Root semi-ripe cuttings in late summer or autumn
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Flower borders and beds Wall-side Borders
City & Courtyard Gardens Coastal Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning Pruning group 1 in spring or after flowering; pruning is seldom necessary
Pests Generally trouble free
Prone to coral spot especially if grown in damp and shady conditions
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