Philadelphus Belle Etoile Hedging
Philadelphus Belle Etoile is a variety of Mock Orange bush with large, fragrant, open white flowers that have purple eye and bright yellow pollen in the centre. It is a vigorous, arching shrub that makes a great plant for the back of a border and it's also ideal for an informal, low maintenance hedge.
Philadelphus Belle Etoile is good for hedges up to about 2 metres high.
You can also buy Philadelphus Virginal, which is delivered bareroot in the winter season.
See our selection of hedge shrub plants or view our full range of hedging.
Philadelphus Belle Etoile hedge plants are only delivered pot-grown, year round.
All our hedge plants are measured by their height in centimetres above the ground (the roots & pots aren't measured).
Spacing a Philadelphus Belle Etoile hedge:
Plant Philadelphus Belle Etoile hedging at 2 plants per metre, 50cms apart.
General description of Philadelphus Belle Etoile plants:
With its beautiful single, white, heavily scented flowers, this is a shrub is on many a gardener's "favourite" list. Upright and shapely, strong growing with beautiful foliage, Belle Etoile is a mock orange to top them all. Superb as a host for a small climbing clematis, as a stand a lone specimen or as a rough around the edges hedge: don't trim it much, or you'll lose the flowers.
History & uses:
This cultivar was bred around 1930 and has won both the RHS Award of Garden Merit and an Award of Merit for its cut flowers.