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Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Gulftide' /Gulftide Sweet Olive

Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Gulftide'  / Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Gulftide'
Holly-like foliage with strong marginal spines
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Holly-like foliage with strong marginal spines

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Scientific Name: Osmanthus heterophyllus 'Gulftide'
Common Name: Gulftide Sweet Olive
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Fall
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Fall
Fruit color: Blue, Black
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Plants for Hedges, Screening and Privacy
Comments: This osmanthus has a compact, upright form. Excellent screen or barrier plant with numbers of spines on the margins of dark green leaves. The white, fragrant flowers are present in fall.