During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
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Osmanthus Fragrans Sweet Olive One Gallon
Osmanthus fragrans, also called Sweet Olive, is an evergreen shrub with extremely sweet smelling blossoms. This plant is a moderate grower to about 8 to 10 feet or easily clipped shorter. The flowers are tiny and white with a delightful apricot like fragrance. The osmanthus blooms heaviest in the spring and early summer, and off and on throughout the season in milder climates. Plant your sweet olive plant in full sun to partial shade. This easy care evergreen is not picky...average soil and water is just fine. This sweet smelling treat for your garden is hardy to USDA zone 8 and all higher zones. Shipped potted in soil to ensure the best possible start when planted in yard or garden.
Please allow up to 1 week for this item to ship out as we bring it in directly from our grower.