The fragrant, double white flowers, to 5cm, bloom through the summer and the orange blossom perfume spreads through the garden in the most beautiful way. This is the best double white.
Philadelphus ‘Virginal’ is quite an upright shrub that is cold hardy, and dry tolerant once established. It is useful in borders or for hedging. In summer, the deep green foliage is covered with fragrant blooms that are great for picking.
Plant Philadelphus ‘Virginal’ is quick to establish and grows well in full sun to semi shade in moderately fertile, to humus rich, well drained soil. Water to establish and then keep moist when in active growth.
The botanical name, Philadelphus is from the Greek for brotherly love.
Spring to Summer
Cool to Mediterranean
Unavailable in WA
Full Sun to Semi Shade