Golden Mockorange - Philadelphus coronarius 'Aureus'

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A popular compact shrub with golden foliage turning a yellowish-green in the summer. Clusters of fragrant single flowers in early summer. A good accent plant for the border or foundation plantings, contrasting well with green or purple foliage plants.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Yellow
Flower Attributes: 
Fragrant
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
24-36"
Spread: 
48-60"
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Special Features: 
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 4
Average: 4.6 (5 votes)

Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary but can rejuvenate an old plant by cutting to ground level prior to new growth in spring. Prune broken or damaged limbs.

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