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Osmanthus decorus
Osmanthus decorus


 
Family: Oleaceae
Hardiness: Zones 7-10
Mature Size: 6'-8'
Exposure: Sun-Part Shade
Bloom Time: May-June
Moisture Needs: Moderate
Origin: Turkey
Price: $18.00
Pot Size: Large Band Pot


Stock Status:(Out of Stock)
Product Code: P6492
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Description
 
Tough and adaptable evergreen shrub to 6' or a little more that is thankfully deer resistant.  It is good thing being in the Olive family (Oleaceae) as deer hate olives.  The deer in Port Townsend are approaching biblical locust proportions and no doubt there will soon be "wildlife" tours in town.  Very fragrant white flowers are a beacon of hope in the face of relentless herbivory.