or Light Shade
be sheared or pruned to control size.
is a favorite old-fashioned evergreen shrub or
small tree grown 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 screen
or privacy hedge.
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.
be grown as a large shrub or limb it up and you
have a small evergreen tree.