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Masses of small white scented flowers with yellow anthers. Suitable for a sunny, sheltered position, ideally on a warm wall. An attractive, evergreen species introduced from central China by Ernest Wilson in 1901. Unpruned it will grow to 7 or 8 metres high.

Fragrant: Yes
Approximate height: 2.5 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Jul Aug Sep
Aspect: Sunny
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Country of origin: China
Parentage: Species
Other name(s): gagnepainiana

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 2.5-3cm