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Sweetly scented mid blue-mauve flowers in large clusters. Native to N. China, introduced to this country in 1837.

Fragrant: Yes
Approximate height: 1.0 or less metres
Flowering period(s): Jul Aug Sep
Aspect: Sun or semi-shade
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Country of origin: China
Date raised: 1837
Other name(s): Mis-spelling: heraclifolia

Further detail:

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