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Small, nodding, scented, creamy-white or pale yellow, tubular flowers. Introduced into the UK in 1818.

Fragrant: Yes
Approximate height: 5.0 - 7.0 metres
Flowering period(s): Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov
Aspect: Sunny
USDA zones: 7 8 9
Pruning: Hard prune (Group 3)
Country of origin: Himalayas, SW China, N Vietnam
Parentage: Species
Other name(s): buchaniana

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 1.5-2.5cm
Tepals: 4; 1.7-3cm long, 0.2-1.0cm wide, linear to lanceolate or narrowly oblong, tips recurved
Leaves: margins toothed like a saw blade. Leaves: ternate or pinnate