Close up of white Snow Dwarf Philadelphus bloom Close up of two white Snow Dwarf Philadelphus blooms
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AGR Canada
Ottawa, Canada

‘Snow Dwarf’

Mockorange

Philadelphus x

'Snow Dwarf'

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Close up of white Snow Dwarf Philadelphus bloom Close up of two white Snow Dwarf Philadelphus blooms
  • Fragrant
  • Dwarf habit
  • Deer resistant
Description

'Snow Dwarf' mockorange was selected for its dwarf habit and abundance of fragrant flowers. Flowers are pure white, up to 1 1/2" acrross. It was developed by AGR Canada in Ottawa, an indication of its excellent hardiness.

USDA Zone 4 - 7 (-30°F/-34°C)

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Exposure Full sun, Part sun

Height 2 - 3'

Width 2 - 3'

Finish Time 1 season

Type Deciduous

Bloom Time Late spring

Flower Color White

Foliage Color Green

Liner Sizes 2 1/4", 4"

Soil Not finicky about soil, though best growth and flowering is in well-drained soils with even moisture.

Pruning Blooms on old wood; prune after flowering if desired or required. Benefits from periodic rejuvenation pruning.

Uses Perennial beds; mixed borders; foundation plantings.

Growing Tips Grows in part shade, but flowering and fragrance are best with a minimum of 6 hours of sun.