as desired to control height and maintain
is a favorite old-fashioned evergreen shrub or
small tree most notable for its sweetly fragrant
flowers. Work's well as a foundation plant when
used to cover a blank wall or as a corner plant.
Makes a healthy, dense and wonderfully scented
often plant Tea Olive near patios, decks, and
other sitting areas where the fraganced can be
enjoyed. One plant can emit enough fragrance to
cover a small backyard!
Zone 8, Tea olive blooms heaviest in spring and
fall during cooler weather and will even produce
blooms during warm days of winter. Tolerates heavy
clay soil well and is drought and deer resistant.