mock orange


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Related to mock orange: Philadelphus coronarius

mock orange:

see saxifragesaxifrage
, common name for several members of the Saxifragaceae, a family of widely varying herbs, shrubs, and small trees of cosmopolitan distribution. They are found especially in north temperate zones and include many arctic and alpine species.
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mock orange

1. any shrub of the genus Philadelphus, esp P. coronarius, with white fragrant flowers that resemble those of the orange: family Philadelphaceae
2. any other shrub or tree that resembles the orange tree
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The delicious smell of this flowering shrub may only last a couple of weeks but for me it's one of the most memorable events of summer and there are varieties to suit most gardens, from the golden mock orange Philadelphus coronarius 'Aureus', which can be used to light up the back of a mixed border, to the more compact P.
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Propagate shrubs such as forsythia, mock orange and hydrangea by layering them.
lined up under the mock orange tree, and where is the girl serving
At the Sherman Oaks Library, two cultivars of mock orange (Pittosporum) and golden euonymous (u-ON-i-mus) offer intriguing contrast to the bronze flax.
He placed a large rock with some crystals buried under it in an area where grass wouldn't grow and where about four feet of mock orange hedge was nothing but sticks, and he did some other things that didn't make a lot of sense to me.
QMy favourite shrub is mock orange - the golden Philadelphus coronarius aureus - which has a lovely perfume.
These include camellia, Mexican orange blossom (Choisya ternata), broom, heather, forsythia, hebe, hydrangea, kerria, mock orange (Philadelphus), potentilla, spiraea and rhododendron.
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Must have big floppy poppies, delphiniums, lupins because my dad was a lupin lover, and a mock orange blossom would be nice a.
Shrubs such as Forsythia, Philadelphus or Mock Orange and Ribes or Flowering Currant are good examples.