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Philadelphus lewsii 'Covelo'

She may not look like much now, but this CA native should put on a show in a few years. California Flora Nursery describes Philadelphus lewsii ‘Covelo’ thus– Densely branched deciduous native shrub up to 8 ft. tall with light green foliage and shreddy brown bark. Deliciously fragrant pure white saucer-shaped blossoms perfume the air in late spring. Philadelphus belle etoile is a staple of the cottage garden. I opted for the native version of this standard and hope I made […]

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