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shrub identification

Posted by purple-anemone none (My Page) on
Mon, Jun 6, 11 at 16:59

Does anyone know what shrub this is in my garden and how to prune it? Now that the flowers are opening, they smell like Jasmine, but the Jasmine I know, looks different. I'm going to try to post a picture for the first time. shrub?


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RE: shrub identification

Looks like a Philadelphus species (Mockorange). The scent is generally thought to be closer to orange blossom then jasmine (hence the name)


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RE: shrub identification

Thank you, Smivies, that is very helpful.


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