Philadelphus 'Innocence' (is a bushy fully hardy perennial deciduous shrub with cream, white and purple flowers in late Spring and early Summer. It grows well in direct sun and semi-shade, and prefers medium levels of water. The flowers are , ) . It has average drought tolerance. It looks best in Spring and Summer.
Philadelphus 'Innocence' grows in soils ranging from a pH of 4.5 (extremely acidic ranges from 0 to 5.1) to 7 (neutral ranges from 6.6 to 7.5). It is adapted to clay, clay loam, loam, loamy sand, peat, sandy clay, sandy clay loam and sandy loam soils.
This is a arching shrub has an ultimate height of 2.4m / 7.9ft and spread of 2.4m / 7.9ft. It can take 6-10 years to reach its ultimate height.
The leaves are green/yellow variegation in Spring and Summer. They arein shape. The leaf has a margin with an tip and an base.
The plant is happy in any situation, exposed or sheltered.
A strong pleasant scent is emitted from the flower.
Attractive foliage, borders, coastal/seaside suitable, cottage informal garden, flowering shrub, fragrance, low maintenance and woodland margin.
Propagation techniques include cuttings.-34°C / -29.2F to 6-10 years 2.4m / 7.9ft 2.4m / 7.9ft
|Scientific classifications [Edit]|
|Mock Orange 'Innocence' (Ireland), Philadelphus 'Innocence' (Ireland)|
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