Mock-orange

Seth has spotted a Mock-orange bush near the river at Budhmor:

Philadelphus near Budhmor Image S. Gibson

The underside of the leaves are pretty hairy suggesting that it is one of the hybrid groups, in which case full identification will have to wait until there are flowers next year.

Underside of leaf

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  1. Mid-July | Plants of Skye, Raasay & The Small Isles Says:

    […] the Philadelphus he found last autumn is not flowering this year, presumably because it is shaded. It is luxuriant enough, just not […]

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